District Council Action Plans

Basingstoke & Deane

Basingstoke & Deane

This Basingstoke and Deane and Deane Borough Council Climate Change and Air Quality Strategy sets out a framework for us to take action to tacklethese issues and meet the ambitious targets set out in our Climate Emergency declaration, in particular:• Becoming carbon...

Guildford

Guildford

A new high-level action plan has been agreed by the Executive which will help the Council continue to work towards achieving net-zero carbon by 2030. The new framework will allow the Council to develop a series of projects that aim to reduce carbon emissions through...

Elmbridge

Elmbridge

Minutes of Cabinet Meeting 16th September 2020 Recommended: that(a) the Carbon Management and Reduction Plan be approved andfurther developed to inform the Council Plan;(b) the ambitions and strategic priorities, as set out in the SurreyClimate Change Strategy, be...

Carlisle

Carlisle

In March 2019 the Council passed a motion to declarea Climate Change Emergency. In April 2019, theCouncil adopted the Joint Public Health Strategy.The Strategy included the key aim:‘To become a “carbon neutral” County and tomitigate the likely impact of existing...

South Ribble

South Ribble

In 2019, South Ribble Borough Council declared a climate emergency,pledging to work to make the Borough carbon neutral by 2030.This strategy summarises the global, national and local needs for suchaction, and how the Council will be acting during the next decade to...

East Hampshire

East Hampshire

East Hampshire District Council Climate and Environment Strategy 2020-2025Foreword Julie Butler - Portfolio HolderI am pleased to introduce the Climate and Environment Strategy 2020-2025 which will drive change. The climate crisis and the negative impact on our...

Mid Suffolk

Mid Suffolk

Cabinets at Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils have today approved a raft of environmental measures to help the councils achieve their ambition of becoming carbon neutral by 2030. The proposals, approved at the two councils’ simultaneous cabinet meeting, were...

Babergh

Babergh

Cabinets at Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils have today approved a raft of environmental measures to help the councils achieve their ambition of becoming carbon neutral by 2030. The proposals, approved at the two councils’ simultaneous cabinet meeting, were...

Rossendale

Rossendale

At the Cabinet Meeting on 1st July 2020 the CLIMATE CHANGE STRATEGY AND ACTION PLAN was approved.The Portfolio Holder for Environment outlined the report which asked members to consider, approve and adopt the draft Strategy and Action Plan.Cabinet members were invited...

South Lakeland

South Lakeland

A clear way forward towards reaching South Lakeland's carbon neutrality targets has been agreed by councillors. South Lakeland District Council's Cabinet has approved the authority's Climate Change Action Plan - informed by public Climate Conversations. The Action...

East Cambridgeshire

East Cambridgeshire

"In Autumn 2019 East Cambridgeshire District Councildeclared a climate emergency. In doing so, we agreed toexplore a wide range of actions to improve our localenvironment and do our bit to help mitigate climate change.One such commitment was the preparation of...

Barrow-in-Furness

Barrow-in-Furness

Members were presented with Barrow’s Climate Change Action Plan at a meeting today. The authority is aiming to achieve net zero carbon emissions no later than 2037, ahead of the Paris Climate Agreement’s target of 2050. Low lying coastal areas around Furness will be...

Corby

Corby

Release Date: Friday, June 5, 2020 - 16:45 On World Environment Day, Corby Borough Council has every reason to celebrate as they continue to tackle Climate Change with new targets agreed by members. As part of the continued fight against Climate Change, in August...

Daventry

Daventry

Daventry District Council declared a climate emergency in February 2020, when councillors agreed a raft of measures in a bid to tackle the issue. They include setting targets for the reduction of emissions and promoting the wide range of support and funding that is...

Hastings

Hastings

The Strategy and Action Plan was agreed at a Cabinet meeting on the 23 March 2020. You can view the agenda report and minutes from this meeting. These documents sets out a vision and an approach towards a town-wide climate change strategy and action plan. This...

Rushcliffe

Rushcliffe

At the Cabinet meeting on It was agreed on 10th March 2020 that Cabinet:a) Approve a target date for the Council’s direct operations to becomecarbon neutral by 2030b) Notes the Carbon Management Action Plan (Appendix 1)c) Delegates annual scrutiny of delivery and...

Warwick

Warwick

All-party statement Together, we believe that the time has now come to take practical action to deal with the Climate Emergency. Warwick District Council's Officers and a cross-party group of Councillors have developed a plan 'The Climate Emergency Action Programme'...

Exeter

Exeter

Most of what is in our Blueprint for #NetZeroExeter is already known; but at the start of a major transformation it’s important that everyone is clear on the scale of the task we face together. Take a look ⤵️ https://t.co/OQFaHvpPV1 pic.twitter.com/DpcpEHGV9i — Exeter...

Craven

Craven

"Our plan describes how the Council will work towards becoming carbon neutral by 2030 both for its own operations and, together with partners, across the District of Craven. On 6th August 2019, Craven District Council unanimously declared a Climate Emergency. The...

Allerdale

Allerdale

"On 25 September 2019, Allerdale Borough Council agreed a motion relating to climate change and made a specific commitment to reducing carbon emissions. The full motion is attached at AppendixA. The Overview and Scrutiny Committee was requested to consider how Council...

Woking

Woking

On 25 July 2019, Council declared a ‘climate and ecological emergency’. This recognises the continued priority the borough gives to addressing global climate change, including biodiversity and habitat losses, through strong local commitment and most importantly...

Forest of Dean

Forest of Dean

"What’s our plan? 1.1. A Climate Emergency has been declared by the Forest of Dean District Council1 . The declaration essentially provides the context and objectives in regards to the Climate Emergency. 1.2. Put simply: i. Make the Forest of Dean District Council...

Chichester

Chichester

The Council declared a Climate Emergency in July 2019 and a Climate Emergency Initial Action Plan was approved by the Council in January 2020. This document – the draft Climate Emergency Detailed Action Plan - develops the initial action plan. It is not intended to be...

Colchester

Colchester

On 17 July 2019, Colchester Borough Council declared a climate emergency, acknowledging that urgent action is required to limit the environmental impacts produced by the climate crisis. As part of this declaration, the Council resolved several...

Chelmsford

Chelmsford

To create momentum and immediate impact, it is proposed that the initial Climate and Ecological Emergency Action Plan focusses on the following areas of work:i. Establishing a ‘carbon baseline’ positionii. Updating planning guidance on how on-site renewable energy...

Somerset West & Taunton

Somerset West & Taunton

Somerset West & Taunton Council are working with partners across the county to develop a Somerset Climate Emergency Strategy. Alongside this Strategy they are developing their own local action plan for Somerset West and Taunton as a Council and an area as a whole....

Epsom & Ewell

Epsom & Ewell

At the Council Meeting on 20/01/20 the Council agreed:(1) the adoption of the climate change target of the year 2035 for the Council’s operations to be net carbon neutral;(2) the adoption of the Climate Change Action Plan set out in Annex 1;(3) that the Council...

West Berkshire

West Berkshire

West Berkshire Council has developed a draft Environment Strategy in response to its declaration of a Climate Emergency in July 2019. The draft Strategy details the different ways the Council, with the help of the local community and businesses, can contribute towards...

Chichester

Chichester

Leading councillors at Chichester District Council have taken a key step forward in the fight against climate change by officially adopting a first stage Climate Emergency Action Plan and recommending that the Council fund a new Climate Emergency Officer for the...

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