Pollution Control Performance

The Pollution Control Team receive a very high number of complaints each year. Our most common cause of complaints are noise, smoke and odour.

The table below shows the number of complaints received by the Pollution Control Team, broken down into the main categories.

This table shows the number of complaints received by the Pollution Control Team in the past 3 years.
 Type of Pollution  2015/16 2016/17 2017/18
Light  17  15 19
Noise 548  658 535
Odour 31  36 32
Pests 73  86 60
Drains and Septic Tanks 105  92 70
Smoke 125  169 140