‘Contaminated Land’ and ‘Land Contamination’
The Council has two main regimes with which to deal with land contamination:
As well as dealing with contamination issues under the Part IIA and Planning regimes, the Public Protection also carry out other work associated with land contamination issues, in particular:
- Solicitor’s Searches (Conveyancing);
- Consultants Searches;
- General Enquiries; and
- Management of domestic heating oil tanks and dealing with spillages/leaks (see the leaflet in downloads prepared by WLGA/NRW ‘Domestic Heating Oil Tank Guidance - Protecting your Health and the Environment from Leaks and Spills’ for further information).
For further information please contact the Contaminated Land Officers on 01978 298989.
You may find other useful information on the following websites: