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Appraisal of local authority AQ action plans (2007-2010) - AQ0905

Appraisal of Local Authority Air Quality Action Plans RMP 3289

Project Summary

a. Contract Title – Appraisal of Local Authority Air Quality Actions

b. Duration – June 2007 – June 2010

c. Description – provision of the following services, aimed at assisting Local Authorities in the Local Air Quality Management process and air quality action planning specifically–

(i) Operation of a telephone/e-mail Helpdesk and Web Pages for Local Authorities undertaking air quality action planning.

(ii) Provision of advice and assistance to Defra in dealing with applications for Air Quality Grants.

(iii) Appraisal of draft air quality action plans, final air quality action plans, and progress reports on behalf of Defra and the devolved authorities.

(iv) Ad hoc technical advice to Defra and the devolved authorities on air quality action planning.

d. Contract value: £169,824
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2007

To: 2010

Cost: £302,674
Contractor / Funded Organisations
AEA Energy & Environment
Air Pollution              
Environmental Protection              
Fields of Study
Air Quality