We have declared Hele Road in Torquay and New Road in Brixham as being Air Quality Management Areas due to pollution caused by local traffic congestion.

To make sure we are doing what we should by law Opens in a new window¬†we wrote action plans setting out how to address air quality levels in these areas. These action plans are in the Devon and Torbay Local Transport Plan 2011 - 2026 Opens in a new window.

2021 Air Quality Annual Status Report
Annual Status Report on air quality in the Torbay area

Paignton - Hollicombe

You can find out more information relating to air quality management on GOV.UK.