Issue details

Garden waste service price - 2022 - 23



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






Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 10/01/2022

Decision due: 21 Dec 2021 by Portfolio Holder for Customer and Community Services

Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Customer and Community Services

Lead director: Executive Director, Place