Decision details

Household Waste Recycling Centre and treatment of ‘DIY waste’ Consultation

Decision Maker: Executive Member for Environment and Climate Change

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Purpose of Report: The purpose of the report is to agree a response from City of York Council (CYC) on a consultation by DEFRA regarding the Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRC’s) and the treatment of ‘DIY waste’. The consultation closes on 4 July 2022.

The Executive Member will be asked to consider the information presented in the report and note the content of the report. The Executive Member will also be asked to endorse the CYC response to the consultation document so that we comply with Government timetable for submitting a response.




                      i.         Approved the City of York Council response to the

DEFRA consultation (as set out in Appendix A).


Reason:     In order to provide a response to the DEFRA Consultation on Disposal of DIY waste at household waste recycling centres.


Report author: Ben Grabham

Publication date: 08/06/2022

Date of decision: 08/06/2022

Decided at meeting: 08/06/2022 - Decision Session - Executive Member for Environment and Climate Emergency

Effective from: 11/06/2022

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