All premises where cooling towers and evaporative condensers are situated must register with their local council.
This is so we can:
- identify potential areas that could give rise to spread of infectious disease, for example legionella
- ensure preventative measures are taken to eliminate the risk of such infection arising to employees and the public
You can apply online through the Gov.uk website:
The regulations covering cooling tower licences is the Notification of Cooling Towers and Evaporative Condensers Regulations 1992.