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Zero Waste Compliance Visit

Is your business Regs Ready? Book a free, no obligation compliance visit with Perth and Kinross Council Commercial Waste Team

What is a Zero Waste Compliance visit, and do I need one?

Under the Waste (Scotland) Regulations, all organisations, big or small, have to recycle their plastic, metal, glass, paper and cardboard or risk a fine. In addition, if you run a food business, located in an urban area, and produce more than 50kg of food waste per week, you are required to present this for separate collection. From 1 January 2016, any business located in an urban area creating more than 5kg of food waste per week, will also be required to have a food waste collection service in place.

The Zero Waste Compliance visit, is a free service any business or organisation in Perth and Kinross can use to ensure that they are meeting the requirements of the Waste (Scotland) Regulations. The Commercial Waste Team will be able to offer advice, and work with you to provide your business with a tailored waste management system to meet your needs.

How do I book my free, no obligation, Zero Waste Compliance visit?

To book your free, no obligation Zero Waste Compliance visit, call 01738 476476 or email recycle@pkc.gov.uk. You may also wish to download and use our icon waste and recycling audit sheet [170Kb] to better understand the type and amount of waste/recycling your business/organisation are creating.

Contact details

Commercial Waste Team

Pullar House, 35 Kinnoull Street, Perth, PH1 5GD
Tel 01738 476476