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 2015/162016/17 2017/18 
Light 17 1519 
Noise548 658535 
Odour31 3632 
Pests 73 8660 
Drains and Septic Tanks 105 9270 
Smoke 125  169140