Councils 'must be more transparent' in their waste service decisions

Few local authorities publish details of their decisions to outsource household waste collection services or keep them in house, Ricardo-AEA has found

About half of UK local authorities currently outsource their waste services. Photograph: Kadmy/123RFCouncil decisions on how to run their local waste services must be more transparent and thorough, according to a report by consultancy Ricardo-AEA.

The report, published on 4 May, was commissioned by the Environmental Services Association (ESA) and supported by the Local Authority Recycling Advisory Committee (LARAC) in a bid to help councils make good financial decisions on waste provision.

Please sign in or register to continue.

Sign in to continue reading

Having trouble signing in?

Contact Customer Support at
report@ends.co.uk
or call 020 8267 8120

Subscribe for full access

or Register for limited access

Already subscribe but don't have a password?
Activate your web account here