Monthly Archives: February 2013

DCLG Consultation on the Review of Government Planning Practice Guidance

While the NAS believes that there is a need for up to date guidance on noise we also advise that such guidance includes provision for and/or takes into account the following recommendations: A. The strengthening of building regulations relating to noise pollution […]

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Consultation response to the Health Protection Agency workplan on noise and health

NAS’ detailed comments focus on the individual objectives of section 7. Examining gaps and options for HPA work. The Noise Abatement Society welcomes the opportunity to comment on this consultation, and the commitment of the Health Protection Agency to stepping […]

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Noise Manifesto launched by Noise Abatement Society and Rockwool calling for urgent planning reform to start ‘Quiet Revolution’ in building design

Business leaders back call for ‘better planning laws, not just less planning laws’  Manifesto urges Government to boost noise protection as part of National Planning Policy Framework Review Brighton, 15 February 2013 – As the Government prepares to slash planning red […]

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