You are here: Home > Environment


This is the Environment section.

In This Section

Image of Green Deal Household - Click here to view this item

The Green Deal helps you make energy-saving home improvements, like insulation, to make your home more comfortable. This scheme lets you pay for some or all of the improvements over time on your electricity bill. Repayments will be no more than what a typical household should save in energy costs.


Latest updates

Image of Pitstone windmill - Click here to view this item

A listed building is a building, object or structure of special architectural or historic interest. There are about 2900 listed buildings in the Vale. Information on listed and historic buildings interactive map of listed buildings in the...


Image of Highway Protocol document - Click here to view this item

The highway protocol is a formal agreement between Buckinghamshire County Council and AVDC. It explains how to carry out highway-related work in our conservation areas. A hard copy of the protocol is available to buy for £5 (+ £1.64 ...


Image of Conservation Area Management Plan - District Wide Strategy - Click here to view this item

The plan is a working document that informs our strategies for managing each of the conservation areas. It feeds into the Conservation Areas Supplementary Planning Document. It is available to download in four sections Parts 1 & 2 - int...


Image of Gas Holder - Click here to view this item

Who does this affect? Anyone planning to develop on brownfield land. What is brownfield land? Brownfield land is an area that has previously been used for commercial or industrial purposes and therefore may be contaminated. What do I need to d...