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Waste Regulation And Disposal

Volume 86: debated on Monday 11 November 1985

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asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will make a statement on the proposals he has received from authorities for joint arrangements for waste regulation and disposal.

I refer the hon. Member to the answer I gave to my hon. Friend the Member for Northfield (Mr. King) on 25 October 1985 at columns 266–67.

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will list those authorities that have submitted draft binding agreements on future arrangements for waste regulation and disposal.

Draft agreements on the future arrangements for waste disposal have been submitted by or on behalf of the following local authorities:

  • London boroughs of Bromley, Croydon, Kingston upon Thames, Merton and Sutton;
  • Cities of London and Westminster and the London borough of Tower Hamlets;
  • City of Sheffield and metropolitan boroughs of Barnsley, Doncaster and Rotherham;
  • City of Newcastle and metropolitan boroughs of Gateshead, North Tyneside, South Tyneside and Sunderland;
  • City of Birmingham and metropolitan boroughs of Coventry, Dudley, Sandwell, Solihull, Walsall and Wolverhampton;
  • Cities of Bradford, Leeds and Wakefield and metropolitan boroughs of Calderdale and Kirklees; and
  • London boroughs of Southwark, Greenwich and Lewisham.