Issue details

Environment Act 2021

Report to provide the latest information from Defra on the timing of mandatory food waste collections and the implications for the council.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 10/03/2023

Anticipated restriction: Fully exempt  - View reasons

Decision due: 28 Mar 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Nick Holder, Cabinet Member for Highways, Street Scene, and Flooding

Lead director: Parvis Khansari (Corporate Director - Place)

Department: Environment

Contact: Martin Litherland, Head of Service Waste Management Email: Tel: 01225 718524, Sarah Valdus, Director - Environment Email: Tel: 01225 713303.

Consultation process

Internal Directors only



Agenda items


  • Environment Act 2021 - Separate weekly collections of food waste.