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AQMAs Declared by Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council

The following AQMAs have been declared by Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council.
These are listed with most recent first.

AQMA Description Date Declared Date Amended Date Revoked Pollutants
Gateshead AQMA No.1 Town Centre An area encompassing Gateshead town centre, from Arthur Street in the south to the edge of the railway line in the east, extending north east to where the A167, B1307 and Bridge Street cross the Tyne, and west to include the edge of the railway line, the A184, and the B1426. The area was extended in April 2008 to include parts of Durham Road, Symphony Court, Crambourne Place, Cramer Street, Granville Street, Hartington Street, Northbourne Street, Shipcote Terrace, Souith Street and Whitehall Road. 01/04/2005 01/04/2008 Nitrogen dioxide NO2
Gateshead AQMA No.2 (Birtley) An area encompassing properties along the western side of Portobello Terrace/ Penshaw View, Birtley. 01/04/2008 01/10/2018 Nitrogen dioxide NO2

Cells in the above table are empty where information has previously not been recorded.

Air Quality Action Plans

Visit Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council's website to view the latest action plan.