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Reducing waste - a more effective landfill levy: Summary of submissions

Publication date:  July 2020
Publication reference number:  ME 1503

This document provides a summary of submissions in response to the Government’s 2019/2020 consultation on a more effective landfill levy.

Reducing waste: a more effective landfill levy consultation document proposed to:
•    apply the waste disposal levy (the levy) to more types of landfill, and increase the levy rate
•    improve the collection of waste data
•    develop an investment plan for levy revenue.

The consultation ran from 27 November 2019 to 3 February 2020. 

For more information about the proposals, the consultation and to read the individual submissions see Reducing waste: a more effective landfill levy.