Issue details

Kirklees Resource & Waste Strategy 2023 Update

To inform Cabinet of the re-profile of the Kirklees Resource & Waste Strategy 2021-30 and seek approval for the update.


When formulating the Resources & Waste Strategy, an extensive engagement process was conducted in Autumn 2020 and the Strategy incorporates the findings of this exercise.


This is an update of the 12 month and 5-year commitments within the original strategy. The update has been formulated with further internal engagement, public scrutiny and discussions with DEFRA. This is primarily to reflect the changes to Central Government legislation and funding timeframes.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure>£500,000 and affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 13/09/2023

Decision due: 17 Oct 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Culture and Greener Kirklees

Lead director: Service Director - Highways & Streetscene

Department: Environment

Contact: Natalie Clark, Programme Manager 01484 221000 Email:


A Public consultation took place from October 2020 – January 2021 and the Strategy incorporates the findings of this exercise.


Members/Officers Involved: Cllr Naheed Mather Cllr Masood Ahmed Cllr Gwen Lowe Cllr Yusra Hussain Graham West Will Acornley Natalie Clark