Cabinet Member for Environment & Community Safety
Tuesday, 5th February, 2019 4.00 pm

Venue: The Executive Meeting Room - Third Floor, The Guildhall. View directions

Contact: Jane Di Dino 023 9283 4060  Email:

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Apologies for Absence


Declaration of Members' Interests


Re-introduction of limited means tested free bulky collections pdf icon PDF 111 KB


To propose a re-introduction of a limited means tested free bulky collection service.


RECOMMENDED that the Cabinet Member approves:

A 12 month trial of a means-tested bulky collection service to be funded from the Environment and Community Safety Portfolio reserve.



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Household waste recycling centre cross border charging and permit system change for vans and trade vehicles pdf icon PDF 112 KB


To update the cabinet member on the decisions made by Hampshire County

Council (HCC) regarding:

i) The introduction of cross border charging at Household Waste Recycling

    Centres (HWRCs) and

ii) Updates to the Permit system


RECOMMENDED that the Cabinet Member:

1.    Approves that Portsmouth residents will not need to register to use the Port Solent HWRC.

2.    Notes that Portsmouth residents will need to register their vehicles to be able to use other Hampshire HWRCs without charge.

3.    Delegates authority to the director of Housing, Neighbourhoods and Building services to develop a free permit scheme for Portsmouth residents wishing to use a van or trailer to use at the HWRC.

4.    Notes that Portsmouth residents will need to register and pay for a permit if they want to access any of the other Hampshire HWRC sites using a van or a trailer.

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Update on the recent changes to refuse collection pdf icon PDF 97 KB


To update the Cabinet Member on the progress of the changes to refuse collection which began on 1 October 2018.


RECOMMENDED that the cabinet member notes the progress made in making the changes to the refuse collection service and the early impacts.

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