Pollution – report a nuisance
We will investigate any complaints about offensive smells, noise, vibration, dust or other nuisance caused by industry, business or construction in Newham.
Please note, to report noise not related to the environmental pollution please go to Noise Problems and Reporting page.
Report a nuisance caused by pollution
You can report a nuisance caused by pollution online:
You can also email us at [email protected] or phone us on 020 3373 0643.
To make a complaint out of office hours, call us on 020 8430 2000.
If we find that there is a nuisance, we can order the company to stop or limit the activities causing the problems.
What kinds of pollution we investigate
Fumes from paint-spraying workshops.
Dust, noise and smells from:
The manufacture of building material
Food processing plants
Business and transport:
Noise, vibration and pollution from London City Airport, public roads and railways
Smells from Beckton Sewage Treatment Works.
Dust and noise from building sites and major building projects, including Crossrail.
We investigate all complaints of noise, vibration, dust and nuisance from major building sites. Where necessary we will make sure that contractors do all they can to keep noise and vibration to a minimum and act to control dust and other nuisances.