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Noise Action Plan

The Noise Action Plan sets out how Heathrow plans to manage and reduce the impact of aircraft noise over a five-year period. It goes beyond the requirements of European legislation by considering actions which will manage ground and air noise for all those communities affected. You can download the current 2013-2018 Noise Action Plan and supporting documents below:

Noise Action Plan 2013-2018

Noise Action Plan - Executive Summary

Noise Action Plan - Supporting Annexes

Noise Action Plan - 2017 Audit Report

Noise Action Plan - 2016 Audit Report

Noise Action Plan - 2016 Audit Response

New Noise Action Plan (2019-2023)

Heathrow submitted its draft Noise Action Plan for the period 2019-2023 to the Government for approval in August 2018, following 6 weeks of consultation from 16 May to 26 June 2018. The final Noise Action Plan should be published in early 2019.

More information including a copy of the draft plan and a consultation summary is available on our consultation website.