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Pollution Prevention

Air Quality

In the Greater Vancouver region, the responsibility for Air Quality protection and enforcement falls on Metro Vancouver. They have the staff, resources and jurisdiction to deal with air quality issues including greenhouse gases and other wide area pollutants, burning permits, fireplaces, excessive dust or particulates and odour complaints.

If you have a complaint about air quality, such as nuisance odours, smoke or dust, you can contact Metro Vancouver directly:

  • By phone on the 24-hour Air Quality Hotline: 604-436-6777
  • By online web form