Mr Mayor, in response to my request, you earlier said that your measures, including the ULEZ, would ensure compliance in London with the European Union (EU) legal limits by 2020. Mr Mayor, that was not quite accurate, was it, because your own ‑‑
Boris Johnson (Mayor of London): For nitrogen dioxide, I said.
Stephen Knight AM: Yes, for nitrogen dioxide. Your own document, which I have in front of me here, says, and I quote, roughly, “This takes us two-thirds of the way to compliance with EU legal limits for nitrogen dioxide”. The truth is that the measures you have in this document do not deliver nitrogen dioxide compliance across London by 2020.
Boris Johnson (Mayor of London): They assume that the Government ‑‑
Stephen Knight AM: In fact, as shown by the table on page 37, even by 2025, 15 years after these limits are supposed to be complied with, your own plans do not show us compliant in central London with nitrogen dioxide legal limits. Is it not time you did more, Mr Mayor?