Smoke and odour nuisance


Environmental Health can investigate complaints and offer advice about smoke nuisance from domestic or commercial bonfires and chimneys.

Read advice and guidance about bonfires


We can also investigate complaints and offer advice regarding odours from factories, restaurants, takeaways, refuse facilities and agricultural activities.

Read advice about odour control for businesses

Report a smoke or odour problem

To report unpleasant odours coming from Wirral's waste water treatment works, call United Utilities complaint hotline: 0845 309 4098.