Freedom of information response

Residual and Recyclate collection

Publication date: 
Thursday 28 May 2020
Request: 

Can you please advise of the arrangements you have in place for the collection for your residual (aka black bag) household waste. If it is provided by an in-house service please advise. If it is contracted out to an external operator please provide the following details: -

  • Name of company providing the service
  • Start date of contract
  • Duration and extension periods
  • End date of contract
  • Tonnes collected in the most recent reported year
  • Annual contract value
  • Frequency of collection

If your arrangements for the collection of recyclates from households is different please provide full details as above plus details of the materials collected, the frequency for each type and the tonnes collected for each type.

Response: 
  • All service are provided in house
  • N/A
  • N/A
  • N/A
  • The figures for the financial year April 2019 – March 2020 are yet to be confirmed.  However, the provisional tonnage (collection tonnage only) is as follows;
    Recycling: 12,867.98
    Garden Waste:  11,872.5
    Refuse:  43,552.22
  • N/A
  • All waste streams are collected weekly

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Request reference:
FOI 9975