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Decision details

Tipping, Transportation & Treatment of Organic Waste - Award of Contract

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Officers confirmed discussions were underway with neighbouring boroughs to

provide possible future alternatives.


The Mayor welcomed the latest statistics on recycling rates which depicted

Lewisham as one of London’s most improved boroughs.


Having considered a confidential officer report and a presentation by the

Deputy Mayor, Councillor Chris Best, the Mayor and Cabinet, for the reasons set out in the report and by a vote of 7-0


RESOLVED that the contract for the provision of tipping, transportation and treatment of food and garden waste be awarded to Veolia Environmental Services, based on their tender, for a period of 3 years with a possible extension for another 2 years upon Mayor & Cabinet agreement.

Publication date: 17/01/2019

Date of decision: 16/01/2019

Decided at meeting: 16/01/2019 - Mayor and Cabinet

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