Cooling tower notification

Information about licence conditions, service standards, fees and charges, how to apply and appeals.

Licence Summary

All premises where cooling towers and evaporative condensers are situated must register with the Council under 'The Notification of Cooling Towers and Evaporative Condensers Regulations 1992'.

Licence Conditions

Notifications must be made to Stevenage Borough Council.

Service Standards

We will acknowledge receipt of your application within 4 working days.

Licence Fees and Charges

There is no charge.

Application Evaluation Process

The prime purpose of this is to identify potential areas that could give rise to spread of infectious diseases like legionella and to ensure preventative measures are taken to eliminate the risk of such infection arising to employees and the public.

How to apply

You can apply online or download a form, fill in and return to us.

Appeals

Please contact Stevenage Borough Council in the first instance.

Online

Notification of cooling towers and evaporative condensers

Application to change a cooling tower notification

Download

Notification of cooling towers and evaporative condensers

Useful links

HPA links about Legionella

The Notification of Cooling Towers and Evaporative Condensers Regulations 1992

Contact details

Environmental Health & Licensing
Stevenage Borough Council
Daneshill House
Danestrete
Stevenage
Herts
SG1 1HN

env.health@stevenage.gov.uk
01438 242908 / 242429