Portsmouth Clean Air Zone

Plans for a Portsmouth Clean Air Zone were agreed at the end of October 2019.

The plans were submitted to Government for approval and a 12-week consultation is planned for 2020.

Below are articles relating to the subject.

Would Portsmouth’s chargeable clean air zone have an impact on you or your business?

Close up map of the clean air zone

Plans for a chargeable Clean Air Zone in Portsmouth have been taken to the next stage. Would the introduction of charges affect you or your business?

Monday, 11th November, 2019 9:26am

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Isle of Wight ferry traffic will have to drive through Portsmouth’s clean air zone if approved

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It looks as though vehicles going to and from the Wightlink vehicle ferry will have to drive through the clean air zone boundary and the Air Quality Management Area

Tuesday, 22nd October, 2019 4:09pm

By Fiona Callingham, Local Democracy Reporter with 5 readers' comments

Portsmouth City Council approve plans for a new clean air zone: Isle of Wight impact

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Older, non-compliant buses, coaches, taxis and heavy goods vehicles will be impacted under the new scheme.

Tuesday, 10th September, 2019 8:04am

By Fiona Callingham, Local Democracy Reporter with 4 readers' comments

MP raises concerns about impact of clean air zone on IW haulage and visiting coach companies

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The Isle of Wight MP raised concerns about the impact on smaller haulage firms and coach companies visiting the Island when the clean air zone is introduced.

Monday, 9th September, 2019 4:19pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 16 readers' comments

Portsmouth clean air zone plans could bring welcome news for Isle of Wight drivers, but not HGVs

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In a bid to reduce air pollution in the shortest possible time, Portsmouth City Council has drawn up proposals for a clean air zone.

Monday, 2nd September, 2019 6:30pm

By Fiona Callingham, Local Democracy Reporter with 2 readers' comments

Portsmouth Clean Air Zone plans could include charge for diesel vehicles registered before 2015

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Measures that 'may be introduced' in Portsmouth include vehicles registered before 2006 or diesel vehicles registered before 2015 faced with a charge to enter the city.

Thursday, 27th June, 2019 9:06am

By Fiona Callingham, Local Democracy Reporter with 4 readers' comments

Portsmouth council asking for views on possible £8 per day Clean Air Zone covering Portsea Island

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Islanders who regularly drive through Portsmouth may wish to take part in this survey calling for views on a possible £8 per day clean air zone charge in the city.

Monday, 10th June, 2019 6:53pm

By Fiona Callingham, Local Democracy Reporter with 15 readers' comments

Portsmouth City Council declare Climate Emergency

Supporters in Portsmouth of declaring a Climate emergency

Our neighbours across the water, Portsmouth City Council, have just become one of 49 local authorities in the UK to declare a climate emergency.

Wednesday, 20th March, 2019 9:26am

By Fiona Callingham, Local Democracy Reporter with 4 readers' comments

£8/day to drive a car through Portsmouth is being discussed

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With the number of places in Portsmouth above 'safe' NO2 levels increasing, the council are looking at a range of possible ideas including introducing an £8/day charge for car use.

Tuesday, 19th March, 2019 5:24pm

By Fiona Callingham, Local Democracy Reporter with 11 readers' comments