16/01/2020 - Commercial Waste Services 2020-21 price setting

To consider price setting for 2020-21.


Reason for the Decision

To cover the increase in costs of delivering the commercial waste services.


Alternative Options considered and rejected

Three other options were considered and rejected. There were:

·         Apply no uplift and maintain current 2019-20 prices

·         Apply a 4% uplift

·         Apply a 5% uplift


Budget Implications

Applying the variable price increase will allow for the 2020-21 income target to be met.


Legal Implications

No implications identified


Any conflict of Interest

No conflict of interest


Reference documents

Commercial Waste pricing options 2020-21 report

Decision Maker: Portfolio Holder for Customer, Community and Regulatory Services

Decision due date: 09/01/2020

Notice of decision: 16/01/2020

Anticipated restriction: Open