Local authorities are under increasing pressure to improve performance while reducing costs but, while landfill tax rises continue to incentivise recycling, many authorities have seen performance level off.
Our specialist team can help achieve performance improvement and cost reductions by reviewing current arrangements, evaluating alternatives, consulting stakeholders, and helping roll out new services.
Our advice is based on real-world costs and options founded on the experience of working with a number of councils. We have direct experience of:
Our annual in-depth study of kerbside recycling in the UK benchmarks local authority performance.
We use this unique database of performance data under different conditions to help local authorities develop and evaluate options for service improvements. The latest report (on municipal year 2012/2013) can be downloaded via the link to the right, is free of charge, and used no public funds in its production.