Decision details

Waste Collection and Street Cleaning Contract

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Executive Mayor in Cabinet is recommended to:


1.1.         Agree that the current waste collection and street cleansing contract with Veolia Environment Services is not extended following expiry of the initial term on 31st March 2025.


1.2.         Agree that further work to consider the alternative options for the provision of waste collection and street cleansing services is undertaken and recommendations brought before Cabinet in line with the timetable set out as section 6.7 of this report.


1.3.         Note the powers held by the Mayor of London under the GLA Act to issue directions to London boroughs in relation to waste management procurement and that the project team will be encouraged to develop a close working relationship with the GLA borough liaison team to ensure they are well-sighted on the steps being taken to ensure service continuity and continuing conformity with the London Environment Strategy.

Publication date: 24/11/2022

Date of decision: 16/11/2022

Decided at meeting: 16/11/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 25/11/2022

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