Air quality management

Air quality management areas in Lichfield District

Lichfield District currently has two air quality management areas (AQMAs) declared due to excess nitrogen dioxide (NO2) levels – a common problem across the country.

View maps of Lichfield District’s AQMAs.


AQMA 1 covers the A5/A461 Muckley Corner junction where a number of residential dwellings are located close to the road.

Read the AQMA 1 order.


AQMA 2 covers a stretch of the A38 from the junction of the A5127 Streethay north to Alrewas, where isolated properties are located close to the roadside.

Read the AQMA 2 order.