Bins, Waste and Recycling charges

Information on the different bins, waste and recycling charges in East Herts for household and trade waste.

Trade/Commerical waste

Commercial/Trade Waste Collection - one off services

Commercial/Trade Waste Collection - one off services
Service Unit of Charge 2019/20 charge (exc. VAT) 2020/21 charge (exc. VAT) VAT
Paid Collections (excl. Hertfordshire County Council disposal costs) Medium 81.67 83.33 Standard
Paid Collections (excl. Hertfordshire County Council disposal costs) Large 169.17 173.33 Standard
Mixed Heriditaments - charge according to the proportion of trade waste collected   Individual charge Individual charge  
Commercial events - cleansing/refuse collection Per hour 84.17 85.83 Standard

Commercial/Trade Waste Collection - ongoing services

Note: The below are 'ceiling' prices and subject to the discretion of the Head of Environmental Services. For these commercial waste collection services the minimum contract period is 3 months. A minimum of 3 months notice must be given by the customer to cancel the contract. In the event of the customer cancelling the contract or the Council terminating the contract for non-payment, no refund will be given for the service not supplied during the notice period

Commercial/Trade Waste Collection - ongoing services
Service  Unit of charge 2019/20 charge (exc. VAT) 2020/21 charge (exc. VAT) VAT
Commercial Waste Collection Services - sacks Per 50 97 99 NA
Commercial Waste Collection Services - 240 litres Per bin per annum 441 452 NA
Commercial Waste Collection Services - 340 litres Per bin per annum 502 515 NA
Commercial Waste Collection Services - 660 litres Per bin per annum 862 884 NA
Commercial Waste Collection Services - 1,100 litres Per bin per annum 1080

1,107

NA
Prescribed  Waste Collection Service - Sacks Per 50 56 57 NA
Prescribed  Waste Collection Service - 240 litres Per bin per annum 327 335 NA
Prescribed  Waste Collection Service - 340 litres Per bin per annum 349 358 NA
Prescribed  Waste Collection Service - 660 litres Per bin per annum 585 600 NA
Prescribed  Waste Collection Service - 1,100 litres Per bin per annum 633 649 NA
Prescribed Waste for Educational Establishments - Sacks Per 50 56 57 NA
Prescribed Waste for Educational Establishments - 240 litres Per bin per annum 297 304 NA
Prescribed Waste for Educational Establishments - 340 litres Per bin per annum 331 339 NA
Prescribed Waste for Educational Establishments - 660 litres Per bin per annum 542 556 NA
Prescribed Waste for Educational Establishments - 1,100 litres Per bin per annum 585 600 NA
Bin removal & re-delivery charge following non-payment Per occasion 28 29 NA
Extra sacks delivery charge Per occasion 28 29 NA

Household/Residents waste

Household - Bulky Waste Collection

Household - Bulky Waste Collection
Service Unit of Charge 2019/20 charge (exc. VAT) 2020/21 charge (exc. VAT) VAT
One item Per collection 28 29 NA
Two items Per collection 39 40 NA
Three items Per collection 49 50 NA
Four items Per collection 60 62 NA
Small load Per collection 71 73 NA
Medium load Per collection 104 106 NA
Large load Per collection 156 160 NA
Cancellation fee Per collection 11 11 NA

Other services

Other services
Service Unit of Charge 2019/20 charge (exc. VAT) 2020/21 charge (exc. VAT) VAT
Cleansing private land (Performance area - regular schedule) Per linear metre per annum 25.83 26.66 Standard
Cleansing private land - ad hoc litter picking Per hour 81.25 83.33 Standard
Abandoned Vehicles (end of life vehicles) surrendered and removed by LA Per vehicle 45 45.83 Standard
Abandoned Vehicles (end of life vehicles) surrendered and removed by LA Per caravan 70 71.66 Standard
Cleaning graffiti on private land (chemical cleaning only. Subject to damage waiver from land owner and site survey. Graffiti removal from private land is at the discretion of the Head of Environmental Services and will not be undertaken where there is a risk of damaging surfaces, traffic management requirements or significant health and safety implications. Individual charges may be waived at the discretion of the Head of Environmental Services as part of campaigns or in the interests of preventing or discouraging significant levels of crime and disorder) Per square metre 59 60 NA
Cleaning graffiti Per item 36 37 NA

Clinical waste

Clinical waste
Service Unit of Charge 2019/20 charge (exc. VAT) 2020/21 charge (exc. VAT) VAT
Charge per site Per visit (max 26) 15.83 16.25 Standard
Sharps containers Per container 10 10.41 Standard
Sacks - trade (infectious waste) Per sack 6.25 6.41 Standard
Sacks - domestic (infectious waste) Per sack 1.29 1.30 NA
Sacks - trade (offensive waste) Per sack 3.75 3.83 Standard
Sacks - domestic (offensive waste) Per sack 1.29 1.30 NA
Extra sacks delivery charge Per occasion 27.92 28.58 NA