Objective 15-1: Air quality

The management of air quality in a manner that has regard to:
  1. maintaining or enhancing ambient air* quality in a manner that safeguards the health of the Region’s community,
  2. meeting the regional ambient air* standards (Table 7.3) and National Environmental Standards^ (Table 7.1),
  3. managing air quality so that it is not detrimental to amenity values^, and
  4. managing fine particle (PM10*) levels to ensure that they are reduced in unacceptable airsheds and managed in other areas to ensure compliance with the national ambient air* quality standard for PM10*.