Welcome to the Environmental Portal of St. Petersburg!
This portal was established by the Committee for Nature Use, Environmental Protection and Ecological Safety to provide reliable information on the state of the environment in St. Petersburg and the measures to improve it.
The Committee for Nature Use, Environmental Protection and Ecological Safety is responsible for the implementation of the City policy in the field of environmental protection and ecological safety.
The main objective of the policy of the St. Petersburg City Administration in the field of environmental protection and ecological safety is to maintain and raise the quality of life of citizens, to stabilize and develop the economy without increasing the environmental impact, to transit from elimination of the consequences of pollution to its prevention.
The environmental protection and safeguarding of ecological safety are among the top priorities of the city management.
Each sectoral and territorial governmental body of the City Administration, which is responsible, within its competence, for various issues related to environmental protection and ecological safety, takes part in the implementation of the environmental policy of St. Petersburg. The coordination of activities with the Government of Leningrad Region, federal environmental bodies, businesses and NGOs is also essential for the implementation of the environmental policy.