Decision details

Household Waste Recycling Centres - Vehicular Access Policy

Decision Maker: Executive Board

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Board considered a report of the Strategic Director - Enterprise, Community and Resources, which provided information in respect of Halton's Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) and requested approval of the proposed changes to the current HWRC Access Policy and associated Vehicle Permit Scheme. 


The proposed changes to the current scheme were considered by the Environment and Urban Renewal Policy and Performance Board on 17 November 2021.  It was resolved by them that a report be presented to the Executive Board recommending the approval of a number of changes to the current policy.  


The report outlined the reasons for the proposals being made and the revised Household Waste Recycling Centre Access Policy was set out in Appendix 1 to the report.




1)    the Council's Household Waste Recycling Centre booking system, as currently operating and as detailed within the report, be adopted as a replacement for the Vehicle Permit Scheme;


2)    the number of visits that can be made to the council's Household Waste Recycling Centres in a commercial type vehicle, van or a large trailer be limited to one per week; and


3)    the revised Household Waste Recycling Centre Access Policy, attached as Appendix 1 to the report, be adopted.


Report author: Angela Roden

Publication date: 22/03/2022

Date of decision: 17/03/2022

Decided at meeting: 17/03/2022 - Executive Board

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