This section contains publications which detail the Authority's principal objectives as well as reporting past performance, future targets and annual accounts.

The key publication for the Authority is the Waste Management Strategy which details how the Authority is trying to achieve ‘our aim is zero waste’, through:
• Saving resources
• Connecting with the community
• Protecting the environment
• Supporting businesses

For all previous Waste Management Strategy information, please visit:

The Corporate Plan sets out our agenda for GMWDA for the next three years reflecting local, regional and national priorities.

The Statement of Accounts provides a summary of our financial performance and also includes key non-financial information. All other financial information can be found at:

The Annual Report provides a review of our performance against the objectives in our Corporate Plan and the Waste Management Strategy. It includes key performance information and highlights key challenges for 2014/15.For all previous Annual Report information, please visit:

The People Plan publication is to ensure the Authority has the right number of people with the right skills at the right time to deliver short and long term corporate objectives. For the appendices please click here

The Constitution sets out how the Authority operates, how decisions are made along with the procedures that are followed to ensure that decisions are efficient, transparent and accountable to local people. 

Compliance with the Waste Framework Directive and TEEP


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