In accordance with the Clean Air Act 1993 the whole of the borough is designated as a smoke control area. You will be committing an offence if you emit smoke from a chimney of a building, from a furnace or from any fixed boiler, unless you are burning an authorised fuel and/or using an exempt appliance.
There are two ways to prevent smoke being emitted from a chimney, you must either use:
For further consumer advice on solid fuel burning, contact the Solid Fuel Association
Updated: 10 November 2015