Issue details

Allerdale Borough Council Waste Policy

Allerdale Borough Council's waste policy demonstrates the commitment to work within the waste hierarchy as a priority in managing waste across the borough.

The authority has a legal duty under the Environmental Protection Act 1990 to collect household waste and play a primary role for providing recycling collection for household waste. The act also requires the authority to arrange a trade waste collection for businesses if requested to do so.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 27/10/2020

Decision due: 13 January 2021 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member: Environmental Services

Contact: Catherine Nicholson, Chief Officer (Assets) and S151 Officer Email:


  • Allerdale Borough Council Waste Policy