Frequently asked questions

What is the cost of recycling and refuse funded from council tax?

Council tax only funds 34.2% of our total net spending.

The following shows the annual net costs for recycling and refuse services that are being funded from council tax (2014/15), expressed as cost per household and at each property band.

  • Band A: Recycling £5.99, refuse £6.49, total recycling and refuse £12.48
  • Band B: Recycling £6.99, refuse £7.58, total recycling and refuse £14.57
  • Band C: Recycling £7.98, refuse £8.66, total recycling and refuse £16.64
  • Band D: Recycling £8.98, refuse £9.74, total recycling and refuse £18.72
  • Band E: Recycling £10.98, refuse £11.90, total recycling and refuse £22.88
  • Band F: Recycling £12.98, refuse £14.07, total recycling and refuse £27.05
  • Band G: Recycling £14.97, refuse £16.23, total recycling and refuse £31.20
  • Band H: Recycling £17.97, refuse £19.48, total recycling and refuse £37.45     

Last updated: 17/04/2014 11:43 

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