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CAZ Southampton

News and updates on Southampton's proposed CAZ


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What we know so far 

Southampton City Council's consultation on Clean Air Zone plans closed on the 13th September. Under the current proposals the CAZ would cover most of the city (see map below) though this will be refined if the proposal meets with approval. Widespread opposition to the plans has caused some delays to the process.

Southampton Clean Air Zone map

Southampton Council are due to formally announce on 22nd January 2019 that there will no longer be any charging measures implemented - instead a raft of non-charging measures will be implemented in an effort to improve air quality. This comes after a fierce public backlash against charging proposals.

The Southampton CAZ consultation document and comprehensive FAQs are available here.