Decision details

East London Joint Resources and Waste Strategy 2027-2057 Update

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The East London Waste Authority (ELWA), the statutory waste disposal authority for Barking & Dagenham and neighbouring boroughs, is refreshing its Joint Resources and Waste Strategy (JRWS) as part of its preparations for a new waste disposal contract in 2027.


Following public consultation on the draft terms and objectives of the JRWS, the Cabinet will be provided with an update on the plans for the delivery of future waste and recycling services and asked to approve the final version of the JRWS.


Cabinet resolved to adopt the East London Joint Resources and Waste Strategy 2027-2057, as set out at Appendix 1 to the report.

Report author: Neil Pearce

Publication date: 19/01/2022

Date of decision: 18/01/2022

Decided at meeting: 18/01/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 27/01/2022

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