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Local Authority Industrial Polllution Prevention and Control - LAPC Statistical Survey - AQ0956

Statistical consultants collect data for us each year to monitor the effectiveness and efficiency of LA regulation pollution control systems. The Local Air Pollution Prevention and Control (LAPPC) regime regulates around 19,000 installations subject to air-only regulation. The Local Authority Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control (LA-IPPC) regime regulates some 400 installations (Part A(2) to control a wide range of environmental impacts.

The primary objectives of the LAPPC & LA-IPPC statistical survey are:
• To provide Defra, local authorities, industry and the general public with a quantified and impartial view of local authorities’ performance;
• To identify areas of best practice amongst local authorities;
• To highlight areas of poor performance and help to set realistic targets for improvement;
• To lend the Department insight into the effectiveness of its own activities;
• To support Defra in its evidence-based formulation of future policy; and
• To provide Defra with the data needed to fulfil certain of its reporting commitments to the European Commission.
1) To collect information for Local Authorities (district, borough and Unitary Authorities, and Port Health Authorities in England and Wales), via a web-based collection tool, into a single database.

2) To advise Local Authorities by email on any amendments to the web-based form, which shall collect information for the 2014/2015 survey including the collection of data for LAPPC and LA-IPPC installations.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2014

To: 2015

Cost: £24,750
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Hartley McMaster Ltd
Air Quality              
Fields of Study
Air Quality