Decision details

Waste Management Levy Allocation Methodology Agreement

Decision Maker: Corporate Director for Place Management & Regeneration, Borough Treasurer, Head of Legal and Democratic Services

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Decision:

The Waste Management Levy Allocation Methodology Agreement (LAMA) is the agreed method by which the costs attached to the Operating contract (primarily the acceptance, processing and disposal of residual waste, recyclables, pulpables, and green waste) are distributed between the constituent Districts.

A decision to enter into the LAMA was agreed at the Council Meeting on 30 November 2017 and authority to agree minor amendments and enter into the agreement was delegated to the Corporate Director for Place Management and Regeneration, the Borough Treasurer and Head of Legal Services in consultation with the Leader of the Council and the Cabinet Member for Communities and Housing (now Sustainable Stockport).

The Corporate Director for Place Management and Regeneration, the Borough Treasurer and Head of Legal Services, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Sustainable Stockport have now given approval to the draft of the agreement appended to the report (including the amendments detailed in Section 2.2 of the report) and have accepted this as the new agreement between Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council, the Greater Manchester Combined Authority and the constituent Districts.

Alternative options considered:

None

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

None.

Decision Reference: ODPL75, ODBT11 & ODSHLDGEA2

Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None.

Contact: Vicki Bates Email: vicki.bates@stockport.gov.uk Tel: 0161 474 3219.

Publication date: 01/08/2020

Date of decision: 26/11/2019

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