Cooling towers

Cooling towers and evaporative condensers have been associated with outbreaks of legionnaires' disease, which is a type of pneumonia. If you are in control of a premises which has a cooling tower or evaporative condenser on site, then you have a statutory duty to notify us of this under The Notification of Cooling Towers and Evaporative Condensers Regulations 1992. The purpose of the registration scheme is to identify potential sources of legionella risk.

There is no fee to register.

Please contact Health and Environmental Protection to register a cooling tower or condenser or to inform us that the equipment has changed, is no longer being used or has been removed:

hep.snc@westnorthants.gov.uk or call 0300 126 3000, Option 3.

Cooling towers and condensers in the area:

  • Avara - Avara Foods Ltd, Willow Road, Brackley, Northamptonshire, NN13 7EX
  • Sainsbury's - DC6, Style Way, Swan Valley, Northampton, NN4 9EX

See the public register for more details.

This page is reviewed every three months.