Environmental Protection


At River Tees Port Health Authority we are committed to protecting the environment for the people who work and live around the port area. This includes issuing permits for high risk processes, monitoring and responding to complaints about noise, dust and other effluvia from port activities.

The Authority has permitting responsibility for 3 Part B processes within its jurisdiction;
  • PD Teesport - Part B Environmental Permit for loading and unloading of coal, coke, coal products, petroleum coke, pulverised fuel ash and cement clinker.
  • Cleveland Potash - Part B Environmental Permit for storage and distribution of potash products, rock salt, and polyhalite products.
  • AV Dawson - Part B Environmental Permit for loading and unloading of coal, coke, coal products and petroleum coke processes.
Should you wish to see the public register relating to any of these processes, please contact us for further information.