Cost of living support

Colchester City Council is providing support for residents facing the cost of living crisis.

Clean Air for Colchester Project - Be part of the change

Get involved

In Colchester, we want to make the air we breathe cleaner – but we can’t do it alone.

Help us spread the word

From lung cancer to dementia pollution can have a huge impact on our health and we can all play a part in improving it. Share this two-minute film with the tag #cleanaircol.

Get in touch

Any action, however small, can make a difference and we really need the support of local people to make these changes happen. If you are would like to get involved please email for more information.

Working together

Together let’s make Colchester’s air cleaner and healthier. Whether it's walking one short journey a week, cycling with the kids to school or simply switching our engines off, it all makes a difference.

Find out more

In the UK, 82% of people think that air pollution reduction should be a priority. However, 16% of people don’t know where to go to find information.

Find out more about how we monitor and manage pollution in Colchester.

Page last reviewed: 27 May 2021