FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

21 January 2022

I would like to find out the below for our area via an FOI request. 

 

1. At waste / recycling tips within the council area, which waste and recycling is free to dispose of and for which waste / recycling are residents charged fees for?

 

2. Of these chargeable services, what is the cost of disposing of each waste / recycling item?

 

3. What is the average size of domestic recycling bins provided to residents by the council?

 

4. What is the average size of domestic waste bins provided to residents by the council?

 



East Herts Council Response

18 February 2022

Thank you for your request for information, this has now been processed and the information that we hold is enclosed.

 

1. At waste / recycling tips within the council area, which waste and recycling is free to dispose of and for which waste / recycling are residents charged fees for?

 These are operated by Herts County Council we do not hold this data

2. Of these chargeable services, what is the cost of disposing of each waste / recycling item?

 As above

3. What is the average size of domestic recycling bins provided to residents by the council?

 240 litres

4. What is the average size of domestic waste bins provided to residents by the council?

240 litres

 

If you are unsatisfied with the way the Council has handled your request please let us know in the first instance so that an internal review can be carried out. Additionally,  If you have any queries about the processing of your request please do not hesitate to contact me.

For re-use of information and conditions on the use of personal data  please see

https://www.eastherts.gov.uk/about-east-herts-0/information-requests/re-use-council-information

Alternatively for more information on the Freedom of Information Act contact the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5AF

Telephone 0303 123 1113

https://ico.org.uk/

 

It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all correspondence related to this request.

 

Thank you for your request.