Waste planning applications, appeals, court cases and ombudsman reports


Hours extended at recycling site

Suffolk County Council has agreed to extend the hours of operation of a cable granulator at a recycling facility near Ipswich.

Application to vary WTS hours withdrawn

An application by Transwaste Recycling and Aggregates to vary conditions restricting hours of operation at a waste transfer station (WTS) on an industrial...

Energy from waste

Change to technology approved for Wiltshire energy from waste plant

Wiltshire Council has approved a proposal for a single-line moving-grate combustion facility at Northacre business park, Westbury, taking into account...

Amendments to energy recovery facility accepted

Somerset County Council has approved amendments to an energy recovery facility (ERF) in Bridgewater subject to a legal agreement to secure a travel plan.


Revised location approved for Yorkshire AD plant

East Riding of Yorkshire Council has resolved to approve an application for an anaerobic digestion (AD) plant and associated infrastructure on land west...

Extension to compost site at historic park approved

Worcestershire County Council has approved a proposal for waste wood recycling at an extension to an existing composting site at Croome Park, near Worcester.


More time allowed to complete bund restoration

Lancashire County Council has granted additional time to allow the completion of grading and restoration operations on a bund feature that was formed from...

Mixed use involving waste not immune from enforcement

An enforcement notice alleging an unauthorised mixed use, including importation and storage of various wastes at a farm near Dorking, has been upheld,...