Local Authority Details
Wakefield Metropolitan District Council
AQMAs Declared by Wakefield Metropolitan District Council
The following AQMAs have been declared by Wakefield Metropolitan District Council.
These are listed with most recent first.
|AQMA||Description||Date Declared||Date Amended||Date Revoked||Pollutants|
|M1 AQMA||An area along the entire M1 motorway within the Metropolitan District of Wakefield.||09/03/2006||Nitrogen dioxide NO2
|A1 AQMA||An area encompassing an area along the A1(T) between J33 of the M62 and Wentbridge.||09/03/2006||Nitrogen dioxide NO2
|M62 AQMA||An area along the entire M62 motorway within the Metropolitan District of Wakefield.||09/03/2006||14/12/2020||Nitrogen dioxide NO2
|Wakefield City AQMA||An area encompassing most of the Wakefield urban area.||09/03/2006||Nitrogen dioxide NO2
|Castleford AQMA||An area of Castleford around the A6032 and A656.||11/06/2007||Nitrogen dioxide NO2
|Featherstone AQMA||An area encompassing the junction of the A645 Wakefield/Pontefract Road and Station Lane/Girnhall Lane in Featherstone.||11/06/2007||Nitrogen dioxide NO2
|Pontefract AQMA||An area in central Pontefract surrounding the junction of A639 Jubilee Way /Mill Hill Road and A645 Wakefield Road/Southgate.||11/06/2007||Nitrogen dioxide NO2
|Knottingley AQMA||An area encompassing the area of Knottingley, east of Wakefield near the junction of the A1(M) and M62.||11/06/2007||Nitrogen dioxide NO2
|City of Wakefield Hemsworth Air quality Management Area 2012||An area covering the main traffic junction in the centre of Hemsworth.||28/05/2013||Nitrogen dioxide NO2
|Ackworth||An area encompassing properties along the A628 Pontefract Road from the southern (Beverley Arms) roundabout junction with A638 to High Ackworth area to the north.||29/11/2010||14/12/2020||Nitrogen dioxide NO2
Cells in the above table are empty where information has previously not been recorded.
Wakefield Metropolitan District Council has published the following action plans (each opens in a new window):