Decision details

Award of Contract for Waste Street Cleansing and Recycling Services

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Award contract for the services from January 2023


1.    That Appendices 1, 2, 3 and 4 are not for publication on the basis that they contain information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information) as set out in paragraph 3 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).


2.    To approve the award of the Contract to Veolia ES (UK) Limited for a period of 9 years and 9 months from 30th January 2023 to 30th October 2032, with an option to extend up to a further eight years. As agreed in the Procurement Strategy, there is an option for the Council to end the Contract on the fourth anniversary of the Services Commencement Date.

3.    To note that Food Waste collections will be implemented to eligible residential properties as prescribed by the Greater London Authority.


4.    To agree that decisions relating to the detailed implementation of provisional services contained within the service specification (garden waste and wheeled bin collections), as detailed in Section 19 of the report, are delegated to the Strategic Director of Environment in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Public Realm, the Cabinet Member for Climate Change & Ecology, and the Director of Finance.


Report author: Pat Cosgrave

Publication date: 11/10/2022

Date of decision: 10/10/2022

Decided at meeting: 10/10/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 14/10/2022

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