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GMWDA Appoints a new Chair
GMWDA Appoints a new Chair

At the Authority's Annual General Meeting on the 7th July 2014 Councillor Catherine more

Reduce, Re-use, Recycle, Retire
Reduce, Re-use, Recycle, Retire

On Friday 21st March 2014, Councillor Neil Swannick, Chair of Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority for 13 years, chaired his final meeting of the Authority. more

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Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority

Medtia Chambers
5 Barn Street

Tel: 0161 770 1700

Fax: 0161 770 1701


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Tipping Permit Scheme

Are you eligible for Tipping Permits?

Who can apply? 

Table 1

  Groups                                                     Yes   No  
1. Registered Charity Shops          
2. Not for profit organisations    
3. Community groups    
4. Re-use Groups    


What can we take?

Table 2

1.            Waste Criteria                   
2. Bric-a-brac
3. Furniture (that cannot be re-used).

Only donated household items (No TVs or fridge/Freezers, hazardous waste).                                                                         


 If you answered yes to table 1 and have the type of waste listed in table 2, please follow links below:

Charities: click here

Not for profit organisations: click here

Improper use will result in withdrawl from the scheme.

Spot checks will be carried out at Disposal sites.

All activities and tonnages will be recorded.