Municipal waste collections information

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Dear Conwy County 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]
Response:

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.

I would like to thank you in advance for your help with this.

Yours faithfully,

Mr David Patrick

Uned Llyw-Gwyb / Info-Gov Unit, Conwy County Borough Council

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Uned Llyw-Gwyb / Info-Gov Unit, Conwy County Borough Council

Dear Sir,

Thank you for your enquiry.

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Please ensure all email correspondence is sent to the [Conwy Council request email] email address.

Thanking you in advance for your understanding and patience.

Uned Llywodraethu Gwybodaeth/ Information Governance Unit
Cyngor Bwrdeistref Sirol CONWY County Borough Council
E-Bost / E-Mail: [Conwy Council request email]

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ERF Freedom Of Information, Conwy County Borough Council

Dear Sir/Madam,

                                                        

Please find information in response to your Freedom of Information
request.

 

+--------------------------------------------------+
|FOI Details |Response |
|-----------------------+--------------------------|
|1. Are you currently in|No |
|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 |Operated in house other |
|operate waste services |than green waste |
|(collections) directly,|collections which is |
|or through a waste |contracted Bryson |
|contractor such as |Recycling. |
|Biffa, Suez or Veolia. | |
|If through a | |
|contractor, please name| |
|them. | |
|-----------------------+--------------------------|
|3. Which of the IT |Whitespace |
|systems below do you | |
|use for the management |Webaspx |
|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]| |
| | |
|Response: | |
|-----------------------+--------------------------|
|4. When is your current|Rolling contract |
|contract for the IT | |
|system OR outsourced | |
|waste contract for | |
|waste collections | |
|management due to | |
|expire? | |
|-----------------------+--------------------------|
|5. Please provide |[1][email address]|
|contact information for| |
|the service manager | |
|responsible for waste | |
|collections. | |
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Yours Sincerely

 

Yr Amgylchedd, Ffyrdd a Chyfleusterau/Environment, Roads & Facilities

Cyngor Bwrdeistref Sirol Conwy/Conwy County Borough Council  

 

 

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