Decision details

Proposal to Introduce a Replacement Waste Container Charging Policy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek approval for the introduction of a policy to charge for the replacement of waste containers.




1.    The Draft Replacement Waste Container Charging Policy included at Appendix 3 be approved for introduction on 1st April 2017;


2.    To levy a charge of £40 per black or green wheeled bin where a replacement with delivery is required and a charge of £30 where delivery is not required, to commence on 1st April 2017;


3.    The said charges be annually reviewed as part of the Fees & Charges Review Process.


4.    Requirement for residents to obtain a police crime number to qualify for a replacement waste container without charge be removed from the policy.


5.    Residents be required to complete a short web based form, or via an alternate method if appropriate, to prove the theft or loss of their assigned waste container.


Report author: Lloyd Griffiths

Publication date: 11/01/2017

Date of decision: 11/01/2017

Decided at meeting: 11/01/2017 - Cabinet

Effective from: 19/01/2017

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