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Here you will find publications produced by the Welsh Government in line with the Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act of 2005.

Sky lanterns: environmental and risk assessment

14/05/13
This study was jointly commissioned by English and Welsh Governments to establish an evidence base to help any future policy decisions on sky lanterns and helium balloons.
 

Tidy Towns Evaluation Report

21/05/10
This is a mid-term evaluation of the Tidy Towns initiative which supports people to take responsibility for the quality of their local environment.
 

Local Environmental Quality Improvement Projects Grant Scheme Evaluation Report

31/03/10
In October 2009, we commissioned an evaluation of the Local Environmental Quality (LEQ) Improvement Projects Grant Scheme.
 

Cleaner Wales Summit Report

20/11/09
Keep Wales Tidy organised a Cleaner Wales Summit on our behalf in June 2009. After this event they submitted a report containing 76 recommendations. We are currently reviewing these recommendations.
 

Guidance for Community and Town Councils in Wales

03/10/08
Information for Community and Town Councils on new powers resulting from the Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act.
 
Waste

Waste

16/06/08
Guidance on the transport, deposit and disposal of waste under the Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act 2005.
 
Statutory nuisance from insects and artificial light

Statutory nuisance from insects and artificial light

16/06/08
This document provides guidance about insects and artificial light for local authorities, particularly Environmental Health Practitioners who enforce nuisance legislation.
 
Nuisance parking offences and abandoned vehicles

Nuisance parking offences and abandoned vehicles

16/06/08
Guidance on the nuisance parking provisions in the Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act 2005 and abandoned vehicles legislation.
 
Noise

Noise

16/06/08
Guidance for local authorities on new powers to deal with annoyance caused by intruder alarms.
 
Litter and Refuse

Litter and Refuse

16/06/08
Guidance on Part 4 of the Environmental Protection Act 1990.
 
Fixed Penalty

Fixed penalty notices

16/06/08
Guidance on the Fixed Penalty Notice Provisions of the Environmental Protection Act 1990, the Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act 2005 and other legislation.
 
Dog Control

Dog control orders

16/06/08
This guidance covers the offences, penalties, procedures and forms for making dog control orders.
 
Control of Graffiti

The control of graffiti and other defacement

16/06/08
Sections of the Anti-social Behaviour Act 2003 enable local authorities to request the removal of graffiti.
 
Abandoned trolleys

Abandoned shopping and luggage trolleys

10/03/08
This document provides guidance on the legislation available for dealing with abandoned shopping and luggage trolleys.
 

Pride in our Communities 2007-12

20/11/07
Pride in our Communities is the partnership document for Environment Agency Wales and its wide range of partners.
 

Code of practice on litter and refuse and associated guidance 2007

31/03/07
A practical guide to the duties to keep land clear of litter under the Environmental Protection Act 1990.
 

Local Environmental Quality: Tackling fly-tipping 2007-2012

20/12/06
This is the 5 year fly-tipping strategy for Wales.