New commercial waste contracts 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019

All commercial premises have a 'duty of care' under section 33 and 34 of the Environmental Protection Act 1990 to ensure that waste produced is kept in a safe manner and is only transferred to a person or persons legally entitled to transport or dispose of it.

Failure to comply may result in legal action being taken where the maximum penalties are:

  • In Magistrates Court: - a fine not exceeding £5,000 for each offence of failing to comply with the above.
  • In Crown Court – an unlimited fine.
  • £300 Fixed Penalty Notice for each offence of failing to comply with the above.

Recycling

All businesses have a responsibility to ensure that recyclable waste (paper, card, plastic, tins/cans and glass) is recycled wherever possible. We offer a reliable and competitive recycling service to all businesses. Recycling contracts are provided at half the cost of the refuse collections.

Recycling contracts are available for receptacle sizes as follows:

Bin Size

Yearly Charge

Deposit

Replacement Charge

140

 £130.00

£13.50

£40.14

240

 £193.50

£13.50

£40.14

660

 £451.50

£42.00

£198.31

Trade recycling sacks £46.00 for a roll of 26 

Food Waste Caddies

For businesses that generate food waste, we offer a reliable and competitive food waste collection service.

Food waste collection contracts are available for the following receptacle sizes:

External Food Waste Caddies

Yearly Charge

Refundable Deposit

1 - 5 (23 litre)

£97.00

£13.00

6 - 10 (23 litre)

£194.00

£26.00

Refuse bin charges

If you would like to arrange for us to collect your trade waste contracts are available for the following receptacle sizes:

Bin Size

Yearly Charge

Six Monthly Charge

Deposit

Replacement Charge

140

 £260.00

 £130.00

£13.50

£40.14

240

 £387.00

 £193.50

£13.50

£40.14

360

 £544.00

 £272.00

£20.00

£69.79

660

 £903.00

 £451.50

£42.00

£198.31

1100

 £1,378.00

 £689.00

£62

£251.73

Trade sacks £92.00 for a roll of 26

Charity shops

Recycling bin charges for charity shops

Bin Size

Yearly Charge

Deposit

Replacement Charge

140

 £65.00

£13.50

£40.14

240

 £83.50

£13.50

£40.14

Recycling sacks - £23.00 (26 per roll)

Food waste charges for charity shops

Food waste charges

Yearly Charge

1 to 5

£42.00

6 to 10

£84.00

Refuse bin charges for charity shops

Bin Size

Yearly Charge

Six Monthly Charge

Deposit

Replacement Charge

140

 £130.00

 £65.00

£13.50

£40.14

240

 £167.00

 £83.50

£13.50

£40.14

360

 £196.00

 £98.00

£20.00

£69.79

660

 £243.00

 £121.50

£42.00

£198.31

1100

 £279.00

 £139.50

£62

£251.73

General Trade Waste Sacks - £46.00 (26 per roll)

Smaller businesses

If you are a small business and don't need a trade bin, you can purchase a roll of 26 trade sacks from any of our cash offices for £92.00 If your business generates recyclable waste (paper, card, plastic, tins/cans or glass) trade recycling sacks are available at half the cost at £46.00.

Request a contract

To request a contract, please complete the form below. Once a deposit is taken and the contract is signed, containers are delivered and an invoice issued. Invoices are issued twice annually in April and October and charged six months in advance.

Alternatively, you can contact Waste Strategy and Operations.