Guidance

Guidance on weekly rubbish collections

Guidance for local authorities on how to deliver a weekly bin collection service.

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Guidance on weekly rubbish collections

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This is the first ever guidance issued by the government on how councils can and should deliver weekly rubbish collections. This document shows how councils can deliver a comprehensive and frequent rubbish and recycling collection service, and deliver practical savings from common sense steps that do not harm the quality of the service that local taxpayers receive.

Published 4 January 2014