Fees and Charges - Cleansing

Trade Waste

Fees and Charges for Trade Waste
DESCRIPTION 2020/21 Standard Charge 2021/22 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
240 Litre Bin

£3.62

£3.80

N B  
240 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) £3.62 £3.80 N B  
360 Litre Bin £5.51 £5.80 N B  
360 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) £5.51 £5.80 N B  
1100 Litre Bin £14.32 £15.05 N B  
1100 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) £14.32 £15.05 N B  

Trade Waste - Agencies

Fees and Charges for Trade Waste (Agencies) 
DESCRIPTION 2020/21 Standard Charge 2021/22 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
240 Litre Bin

£4.70

£4.95

Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
240 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) £4.70 £4.95 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
360 Litre Bin £7.16 £7.50 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
360 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) £7.16 £7.50 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
1100 Litre Bin £18.62 £19.55 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
1100 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) £18.62 £19.55 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies

Waste Disposal - Commercial and Industrial Waste

Fees and Charges for Waste Disposal (Commercial/Industrial Waste)
DESCRIPTION 2020/21 Standard Charge 2021/22 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
240 Litre Bin per uplift

£1.96

£2.05

N B  
240 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift £3.51 £3.70 N B  
360 Litre Bin per uplift  £2.86 £3.00 N B  
360 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift £5.14 £5.40 N B  
1100 Litre Bin per uplift  £8.64 £9.05 N B  
1100 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift £15.56 £16.35 N B  

Waste Disposal - Commercial and Industrial Waste - Agencies

Fees and Charges for Waste Disposal (Commercial/Industrial Waste) - Agencies
DESCRIPTION 2020/21 Standard Charge 2021/22 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
240 Litre Bin per uplift

£2.55

£2.70

Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
240 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift £4.57 £4.80 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
360 Litre Bin per uplift  £3.71 £3.90 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
360 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift £6.68 £7.00 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
1100 Litre Bin per uplift  £11.23 £11.80 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
1100 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift £20.22 £21.20 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with 

Landfill Tax

Fees and Charges for Landfill Tax
DESCRIPTION 2020/21 Standard Charge 2021/22 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
240 Litre Bin per uplift 

£3.21

£3.30

Y C  
240 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift  £0.00 £0.00 Y C  
360 Litre Bin per uplift  £4.69 £4.82 Y C  
360 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift  £0.00 £0.00 Y C  
1100 Litre Bin per uplift  £14.08 £14.46 Y C  
1100 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift  £0.00 £0.00 Y C  

Bin Sales

Fees and Charges for Bin Sales
DESCRIPTION 2020/21 Standard Charge 2021/22 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
Sale of 240 litre refuse bins

£51.00

£53.50

N B  

Waste Delivered To Waste Disposal Sites

Fees and Charges for Waste Delivered To Waste Disposal Sites
DESCRIPTION 2020/21 Standard Charge 2021/22 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
Active Waste (Sorted)- Waste Disposal Charge (per tonne) # £57.50 £60.50 Y B # Minimum Charge 0.5 tonne
Landfill Tax Charge (per tonne)

£94.15

£96.70

Y B  
Active Waste (Unsorted)- Waste Disposal Charge (per tonne) # £68.00 £71.50 Y B # Minimum Charge 0.5 tonne
Landfill Tax Charge (per tonne) £94.15 £96.70 Y B  
Inactive Waste - Waste Disposal Charge (per tonne) # £57.50 £60.50 Y B # Minimum Charge 0.5 tonne
Landfill Tax Charge (per tonne) £3.00 £3.10 Y B  
Special Waste eg, Asbestos - Waste Disposal Charge (per tonne)  £220.00 £231.00 Y B  
Landfill Tax Charge (per tonne) £94.15 £96.70 Y B  
Difficult Waste eg, Fish Processing- Waste Disposal Charge (per tonne) ## £220.00 £231.00 Y B ## Minimum Charge 1 tonne
Landfill Tax Charge (per tonne) £94.15 £96.70 Y B  
Inert Waste Suitable for Site Engineering - Waste Disposal Charge (per tonne) £0.00 £0.00 Y B  
Landfill Tax (per tonne) £3.00 £3.10 Y B  

Separated Wastes Suitable for Recycling - Process Charges

Fees and Charges for Separated Wastes Suitable for Recycling (Process Charges)
DESCRIPTION

2020/21 Standard Charge

2021/22 Standard Charge

VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
Class 1 : Engine Oil and Lubricants 

£242.00

£254.00

Y B Uplift due to increased disposal contractor costs
Class 2 : Oily Rags and Absorbents £522.00 £548.00 Y B  
Class 3 : Wood £112.00 £118.00 Y B  
Class 4 : Vehicle Tyres under 0.76 diameter £228.00

£240.00

Y B Uplift due to increased disposal contractor costs
Class 5 : General Metal £51.00 £54.00 Y B  
Class 6 : End of Life Vehicles  £36.00 £38.00 Y B Uplift due to need to use 360 excavator for loading/unloading 
Class 7:  Low Density Material (eg, expanded polystyrene) #

£220.00

£231.00

Y B # Minimum Charge 0.5 tonne
Class 8:  Commercial Garden Waste (excluding grass cuttings)

£45.00

£47.00

Y B  

Skips

Fees and Charges for Skips
DESCRIPTION 2020/21 Standard Charge 2021/22 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
Skip Delivery - Stornoway

£26.00

£27.00

N** B **Zero rated VAT applies only to annual contracts
Skip Uplift - Stornoway £64.00

£67.00

N** B **Zero rated VAT applies only to annual contracts
Skip - Standing Charge per Week £13.00 £14.00 N** B **Zero rated VAT applies only to annual contracts
Hooklift Skip - Standing Charge per Week £33.00 £35.00 Y B  
Hooklift Skip - Uplift (U and B) £119.00 £125.00 B  

Special Collection and Household Waste

Fees and Charges for Special Collection / Household Waste
DESCRIPTION 2020/21 Standard Charge 2021/22 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
Special Collection / hr (1 man + pickup)

£51.00

£54.00

N B  
Bulky Household Waste (up to 5 items) £25.00 £26.00 N    

Street Sweeper Hire

Fees and Charges for Street Sweeper Hire
DESCRIPTION 2020/21 Standard Charge 2021/22 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
Hire of Schmidt Sweeper (per hour)

£56.00

£59.00

Y B  
Hire of Johnson Sweeper (per hour) £92.00 £97.00 Y B  

Public Conveniences

Fees and Charges for Public Conveniences
DESCRIPTION 2020/21 Standard Charge 2021/22 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
Perceval Square (per visit) £0.30 £0.30 N B  

 

Charging Policy Key:

A - TOTAL/FULL COST
B - MARKET BASED
C - SET BY EXTERNAL BODIES
D - MINIMAL CHARGE
E - SET BY STATUTE