Dust & Odour Nuisance


Local Authorities currently have no legal powers to address dust or odour problems from domestic premises. If such problems are affecting you you may wish to consider approaching your neighbours on an informal basis, if it is unsuccessful you may wish to consider taking your own private civil action.

Commercial Premises

Dust Nuisance

Is commonly caused by construction and demolition activities and occasionally by industrial premises. If you are affected by dust from commercial activities please contact us on the form below.

Odour Nuisance

Can be caused by  food manufacturers or commercial kitchens for example, extraction system in a fast food outlet that is defective or faulty. If you are affected by odour from commercial activities please contact us on the form below.

Agricultural Odours

Please follow the link for more information about Agricultural Odours (Muck Spreading)


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Please follow the link for details on the law on nuisance and the roles and responsibilities of the council and complainants.


How to contact us

General Customer Enquiries -
Please contact us on:
Email: enquiries@worcsregservices.gov.uk
Telephone: 01905 822799

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Address for Correspondence only

Worcestershire Regulatory Services
Wyre Forest House
Finepoint Way
DY11 7WF