Issue details

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 type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 16/01/2020

Decision due: 9 Jan 2020 by Portfolio Holder for Customer, Community and Regulatory Services

Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Customer, Community and Regulatory Services

Lead director: Executive Director, Place

Consultees

Matthew Boulter, Head of Commercial Waste & Strategy

Helen Shaw, Commercial Services Manager

Karyn Punchard, Corporate Director for Place Services