Decision details

Decision details

Recycling Reward Scheme Bid – Blue Bin Premier League

Decision Maker: City Executive Board (became Cabinet on 13 May 2019)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To inform the Board of Oxford City Council’s successful bid to the DCLG for £350k and to describe the reward scheme


The Head of Direct Services submitted a report (previously circulated, now appended) which detailed the Council’s successful bid for £350,000 funding from the Department of Communities and Local Government for a 3 year recycling incentive scheme.


Cllr Price presented the report and congratulated officers on the successful bid. 


The Cleaner Greener Services Manager briefed the Board on the details of the scheme and explained that Ward Councillors would be involved in its implementation. He said that it was planned to launch the scheme during recycling week at the end of June.   He said that the idea to submit the bid had originated from discussions at the Recycling Scrutiny Panel.


The City Executive Board resolved to APPROVE the implementation of the proposed recycling incentive scheme outlined in the report.

Report author: Geoff Corps

Publication date: 15/06/2015

Date of decision: 11/06/2015

Decided at meeting: 11/06/2015 - City Executive Board (became Cabinet on 13 May 2019)

Effective from: 17/06/2015

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