Decision details

Garden waste service price - 2022 - 23

Decision Maker: Portfolio Holder for Customer and Community Services

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

Decision

 

That a 3.6% increase be applied to the garden waste service price for 2022-23.

 

This will set the garden waste price at £59.00 for the 2022-23 service year.

 

Reason for the decision

 

To cover the increased costs of delivering the garden waste service.

 

The 3.6% increase is the projected rate of inflation for 2022.

 

Alternative Options considered and rejected

 

Two other options were considered and rejected. These were:

 

1)    Apply a 0% price increase

2)    Apply a 4.6% price increase

 

Budget Implications

 

No significant budget implications identified

 

Legal Implications

 

No legal implications identified

 

Any Conflict of Interest

 

None

 

 

 

Decision:

Decision

 

That a 3.6% increase be applied to the garden waste service price for 2022-23.

 

This will set the garden waste price at £59.00 for the 2022-23 service year.

 

Publication date: 10/01/2022

Date of decision: 21/12/2021