Municipal waste collections information

DPatrick made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Greenwich Borough Council as part of a batch sent to 10 authorities

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Dear Greenwich Borough Council,
Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I kindly request the following information in the context of domestic waste bin/sack collection services, as opposed to trade/commercial collections or waste disposal.

1. Are you currently in a partnership with other councils for waste IT system operations or procurement? If in a partnership please name the partner councils?

2. Do you currently operate waste services (collections) directly, or through a waste contractor such as Biffa, Suez or Veolia. If through a contractor, please name them.

3. Which of the IT systems below do you use for the management of day to day municipal bin collections:
a. Yotta
b. Bartec Collective
c. AMCS Clear
d. Whitespace/Powersuite
e. Contender/Swift Datapro/Agile
f. Selected Interventions / Echo
g. Core (Suez)
h. Webaspx
i. Microsoft Excel or similar
j. No IT system
k. Other: [please name]

4. When is your current contract for the IT system OR outsourced waste contract for waste collections management due to expire?

5. Please provide contact information for the service manager responsible for waste collections.

6. If municipal waste collection services are delivered directly by the council, please confirm the cost of the last annual contract renewal with the supplier named in Question 3.

Please send the response as an email and I would like to thank you in advance for your help with this.

Yours faithfully,

Mr D Patrick

foi, Greenwich Borough Council

Dear Mr Patrick

 

Freedom of Information request:  FOI-37059

 

Thank you for your request dated 11 February 2020

 

Your request will be answered by 10 March 2020

 

If you have any queries about this request, please contact me, quoting the
reference number above.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Jackie Jago

Head of Corporate Services

Corporate Services

Directorate of Communities & Environment

Royal Borough of Greenwich

 

' 020 8921 5044

*   3^rd Floor, The Woolwich Centre, 35 Wellington Street, London, SE18
6HQ

8 www.royalgreenwich.gov.uk

 

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dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

foi, Greenwich Borough Council

Dear Mr Patrick

 

Freedom of Information request:  FOI-37059

 

Thank you for your request dated 11 February 2020

 

Our response is as follows:

 

Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I kindly request the following
information in the context of domestic waste bin/sack collection services,
as opposed to trade/commercial collections or waste disposal.

 

1. Are you currently in a partnership with other councils for waste IT
system operations or procurement? If in a partnership please name the
partner councils? No

 

2. Do you currently operate waste services (collections) directly, or
through a waste contractor such as Biffa, Suez or Veolia. If through a
contractor, please name them. Directly

 

3. Which of the IT systems below do you use for the management of day to
day municipal bin collections:

a. Yotta

b. Bartec Collective

c. AMCS Clear

d. Whitespace/Powersuite

e. Contender/Swift Datapro/Agile

f. Selected Interventions / Echo

g. Core (Suez)

h. Webaspx

i. Microsoft Excel or similar

j. No IT system

k. Other: [please name]

 

4. When is your current contract for the IT system OR outsourced waste
contract for waste collections management due to expire? The councils
current contract with Whitespace Work Software Limited expires on 21^st
February 2021

 

5. Please provide contact information for the service manager responsible
for waste collections. Jo Oliver Contact is 020 8921 4661

 

6. If municipal waste collection services are delivered directly by the
council, please confirm the cost of the last annual contract renewal with
the supplier named in Question 3. We only started using Whitespace in Nov
2018 and the contract has not yet been renewed, so we cannot give a cost
at this time.

 

 

If you have any queries about this correspondence, please contact me,
quoting the reference number above.

 

If you are not satisfied with our response to your request, you can ask
for an Internal Review.  Internal review requests must be submitted within
two months of the date of receipt of the response to your original
request.  If you wish to do this, please contact us in writing, setting
out why you are dissatisfied.

 

If you are not satisfied with the outcome of the Internal Review, you may
apply directly to the Information Commissioner (ICO) for a decision. 
Generally, the ICO cannot make a decision unless you have exhausted the
Internal Review procedure provided by the Council. You can contact the ICO
by emailing [1][email address], or by post at Customer Contact,
Information Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow,
SK9 5AF.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Jackie Jago

Head of Corporate Services

Corporate Services

Directorate of Communities & Environment

Royal Borough of Greenwich

 

' 020 8921 5044

*   3^rd Floor, The Woolwich Centre, 35 Wellington Street, London, SE18
6HQ

8 www.royalgreenwich.gov.uk

 

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From: foi
Sent: 11 February 2020 12:32
To: 'DPatrick' <[FOI #645162 email]>
Cc: foi <[Greenwich Borough Council request email]>
Subject: FOI-37059: Freedom of Information request - Municipal waste
collections information

 

Dear Mr Patrick

 

Freedom of Information request:  FOI-37059

 

Thank you for your request dated 11 February 2020

 

Your request will be answered by 10 March 2020

 

If you have any queries about this request, please contact me, quoting the
reference number above.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Jackie Jago

Head of Corporate Services

Corporate Services

Directorate of Communities & Environment

Royal Borough of Greenwich

 

' 020 8921 5044

*   3^rd Floor, The Woolwich Centre, 35 Wellington Street, London, SE18
6HQ

8 www.royalgreenwich.gov.uk

 

ü Please consider the environment before printing this email

 

 

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