Decision details

Outcome of the public consultation on changes to Household Waste Recycling Centres

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes


In December 2018 Cabinet agreed to consult on proposals to change opening hours and days at Household Waste Recycling Centres across Lancashire.


The outcome of the consultation and responses to issues raised are contained in this report. Following consideration of the consultation responses, it is recommended that the changes proposed are implemented with the exception that Skelmersdale recycling centre remains open seven days a week.


In addition, all recycling centres should open on Bank Holidays even if a facility's normal closure day is Monday.


This is deemed to be a Key Decision and the provisions of Standing Order C19 have been complied with.



The Cabinet approved the recommendation(s) as set out in the report.


Date of decision: 16/05/2019

Effective from: 22/05/2019