TRADE WASTE COLLECTION CHARGES
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
To determine the level of Trade waste Charges for the 2006/07 financial year.
1. The Trade Waste charges be set, from the 1st April 2006, at the levels indicated in Appendix 1 to this report.
Reasons for the decision:
The Environmental Protection Act 1990 places the following duty on a local authority insomuch that:
“A person at whose request waste other than household waste is collected under this section shall be liable to pay a reasonable charge for the collection and disposal of the waste to the authority which arranged for its collection; and it shall be the duty of that authority to recover the charge unless in the case of a charge in respect of commercial waste the authority considers it inappropriate to do so.”
Alternative options considered:
To determine charges that either above or below the charges recommended in the report.
Wards Affected: (All Wards);
Publication date: 03/03/2006
Date of decision: 02/03/2006