2024/10: Funding to Wastesavers, Formal Council Questions and Responses - Friday, 26th April, 2024

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Question to the Cabinet Member for Climate Change and Biodiversity : 2024/10 - Funding for Wastesavers


Councillor Fouweather asked:


The new workplace recycling regulations have now come into force. 


Can the cabinet member tell me how much additional funding and support has been given to Wastesavers to : 


A collect food waste from restaurants and workplaces.


B collect the additional recycling from workplaces.



Councillor Forsey responded:


Local authorities do not cover the cost of waste collected from non-domestic properties.


Individual businesses pay for waste services including food and recycling.