Local Policy Developments
WBC has provided details of permitted or planned developments that have transpired since the previous round of Review and Assessment. No changes to local policies have been identified.
National Policy Developments
A review of national policy developments has been undertaken. The U&SA of air quality in West Berkshire has utilised the following developments, where relevant, and information as specified in the Government’s LAQM technical guidance note published in 2003.
changes within local structure and transport plans;
newly published data on vehicle emissions;
advances in the penetration of cleaner vehicles into the UK fleet;
revised DMRB assessment methodology;
additional UK and local monitoring data;
new planning developments and those under active consideration; and
impacts of the Pollution Prevention and Control Regulations
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