Bay of Plenty Regional Council manage's the region's air
resource in a manner which ensures the maintenance and/or
enhancement of air quality, while taking into account the needs of
both present and future generations. Bay of Plenty Regional Council
works with the Bay of Plenty community to ensure that the region's
air is clean.
Rotorua Air Quality
Quality is poor. The Regional Council has until September 2016
to meet government-set standards to improve air quality in the
city's local air management area.
Air Quality Results
Bay of Plenty Regional Council monitors air quality in the Rotorua
Local Air Management Area and reports any breaches of the National
Bay of Plenty Regional Council carries out Ambient
Monitoring under the Resource Management Act 1991.
You may need Resource Consent to
carry out some activities that could affect the region's air
The Regional Air Plan helps us control
the discharge of contaminants in to the air in the Bay of
Find out about Bay of Plenty Regional Council's work to prevent
in the region.