Waste planning applications, appeals, court cases and ombudsman reports


Wood processing site approved in Rotherham

Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council has allowed a proposal for the construction of a waste wood processing plant and associated development at a former...

Overnight parking allowed at WTS to save vehicle miles

Essex County Council has approved an application to vary conditions for a waste transfer station in Harlow to allow use of the site for overnight parking...

Energy from waste

Barr Environmental energy recovery park approved

An application for a energy recovery gasification plant at the former Killoch Colliery site has been approved by East Ayrshire Council subject to amended...

Advanced thermal treatment plant approved

West Lothian Council has approved an advanced thermal treatment facility and an extension to a materials sorting building at an existing waste recycling...


Biogas plant treating brewers waste held to be acceptable

North Lanarkshire Council has held that an anaerobic digestion plant is acceptable in terms of its impact on nearby residential properties and would provide...

AD plant allowed at Highlands distillery

A proposal to install an anaerobic digester at a distillery in Invergordon has been approved by the Highland Council.


Levelling of site for equestrian use approved

Bracknell Forest Council has permitted the importation of 30,000 cubic metres of material to level a field which was in equestrian use.

Improvement of land using surplus road scheme material approved

An application to re-profile land adjacent to a road construction scheme for agricultural use has been approved by Powys County Council.