Some industries and businesses need permits from us or the Environment Agency for the release of pollution and emissions.
Activities that need permits from us are divided into two categories:
Part A2 permits control activities with an environmental impact, including:
- emissions to air, land and water
- energy efficiency
- waste reduction
- raw materials consumption
- noise, vibration prevention
- accident prevention
Part B permits control emissions to air
Apply for a permit
Fill in the appropriate form and send it to us:
The correct fee must be sent with the application form.
For more details, read the environmental permitting guidance.