Decision details

Decision Maker: Corporate Director (Operations and Delivery)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Council provides a range of Kerbside recyclate collections and services from bring sites around the District.
It is proposed to include a kerbside textile collection service for residential properties. In order to enhance the levels of recycling in the District.
The contractor Essex Textiles, the service provider for a number of nearby authorities, has offered to provide the service at no cost to the Council.


To implement a Kerbside textile collection service to residential properties.

To enter into a service level agreement with Essex Textiles for the delivery of the collection service.

Alternative options considered:

Option 1 - Provide the Textile collection service - Proposed
Option 2 - Do not provide the textile collection service - Not proposed
Option 3 - Invite competitive bids for a service - Not proposed - No other potential providers have been identified.

Publication date: 16/03/2023

Date of decision: 16/03/2023

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