Environmental Protection

In this section you will find information on ways in which Stratford-on-Avon District Council is involved in protecting and enhancing the local environment.

To make an Environmental Health complaint or enquiry:

Air Quality

Stratford-on-Avon District Council's commitment to protecting local air quality


Asbestos: common locations, what to do if it is in your home, and how to dispose of it

Contaminated Land

The council's approach to the investigation of contaminated land


Drains Drains take wastewater and surface water in a pipe from a single property to the boundary or to join a sewer. I...

Environmental health planning advice

Environmental Health planning pre-application advice


Information on flooding and land drainage, including where responsibilities lie

Japanese Knotweed

How to control non-native plants, including Japanese knotweed


Nuisance complaints including noise, smoke, light and odour

Pollution Prevention and Control

Features of the environmental permitting regulations and how to apply for a permit

Private Water Supplies

The monitoring of private water supplies in Stratford-on-Avon

Public Health Funerals

Public health funerals, private burials, and the spreading of ashes