2010/11 overall performance

The following table contains municipal waste data derived from WasteDataFlow for the period covering the financial year 2010/11. The data shows the total household waste recycling, composting and reuse rate for English local authorities from April 2010 to March 2011. A full breakdown of composting and dry recycling rates has yet to be released by Defra. Local authorities are listed in overall performance order:


Local AuthorityRecycling Rate
1Rochford District Council66%
2South Oxfordshire District Council65%
3Surrey Heath Borough Council65%
4Bournemouth Borough Council64%
5Cotswold District Council60%
6Staffordshire Moorlands District Council60%
7Stratford-on-Avon District Council59%
8Epping Forest Borough Council59%
9Suffolk Coastal District Council59%
10Harborough District Council58%
11Huntingdonshire District Council58%
12Cherwell District Council57%
13Teignbridge District Council57%
14Rutland County Council57%
15Lichfield District Council57%
16South Cambridgeshire District Council56%
17West Lindsey District Council56%
18Mole Valley District Council55%
19Uttlesford District Council55%
20East Lindsey District Council55%
21South Hams District Council55%
22Devon County Council55%
23Oxfordshire County Council54%
24Cambridgeshire County Council54%
25Rushcliffe Borough Council54%
26Leicestershire County Council54%
27Braintree District Council54%
28Woking Borough Council54%
29Suffolk County Council54%
30Tewkesbury Borough Council54%
31North Kesteven District Council53%
32Staffordshire County Council53%
33Lincolnshire County Council53%
34Dorset County Council53%
36Waveney District Council52%
37Milton Keynes Council52%
38St Edmundsbury Borough Council52%
39Harlow District Council52%
40Vale of White Horse District Council52%
41North Lincolnshire Council52%
42Guildford Borough Council52%
43West Devon Borough Council52%
44Central Bedfordshire52%
45Fenland District Council52%
46North Somerset Council51%
47Rugby Borough Council51%
48Bexley LB51%
49Elmbridge Borough Council51%
50Somerset County Council51%
51Three Rivers District Council51%
52Ryedale District Council51%
53South Kesteven District Council51%
54Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council51%
55Stafford Borough Council51%
56Melton Borough Council50%
57Broadland District Council50%
58St Albans City and District Council50%
59East Staffordshire Borough Council50%
60North Hertfordshire District Council50%
61Swindon Borough Council50%
62Harrow LB50%
63South Northamptonshire District Council50%
64Essex County Council50%
65Cannock Chase Council50%
66South Staffordshire Council50%
67Stockport MBC49%
68South Derbyshire District Council49%
69Warwickshire County Council49%
70Warwick District Council49%
71Cheshire East49%
72Kingston-upon-Hull City Council49%
73Mid Devon District Council49%
74Walsall MBC49%
75East Devon District Council49%
76Chorley Borough Council49%
77Hertfordshire County Council48%
78East Hertfordshire District Council48%
79Daventry District Council48%
80Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council48%
81Cheshire West and Chester48%
82South Ribble Borough Council48%
83Dacorum Borough Council48%
84Horsham District Council48%
85Derby City Council48%
86Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames47%
87Allerdale Borough Council47%
88Tamworth Borough Council47%
89Chiltern District Council47%
90Kettering Borough Council47%
91Epsom and Ewell Borough Council47%
92Forest Heath District Council47%
93Carlisle City Council47%
94Wyre Borough Council46%
95Surrey County Council46%
96Gloucestershire County Council46%
97Charnwood Borough Council46%
98Lancashire County Council46%
99Lincoln City Council46%
100Bath and North East Somerset Council46%
101Tunbridge Wells Borough Council46%
102West Lancashire District Council46%
103North West Leicestershire District Council46%
104Blaby District Council46%
105Gloucester City Council46%
106Cumbria County Council46%
107Oadby and Wigston Borough Council45%
108North Yorkshire County Council45%
109Southend-on-Sea Borough Council45%
110Buckinghamshire County Council45%
111York City Council45%
112South Gloucestershire Council45%
113Taunton Deane Borough Council45%
114Norfolk County Council45%
115North Norfolk District Council45%
116Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council45%
117Brentwood Borough Council45%
118Basildon District Council45%
119Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council45%
120Thurrock Council45%
121Peterborough City Council45%
122North Devon District Council44%
123Solihull MBC44%
124Eden District Council44%
125Bromley LB44%
126Hambleton District Council44%
127Torridge District Council44%
128Rother District Council44%
129South Lakeland District Council44%
130West Sussex County Council44%
131Mid Sussex District Council44%
132Wychavon District Council44%
133Telford and Wrekin Council44%
134Cambridge City Council44%
135Canterbury City Council44%
136Nottinghamshire County Council43%
137Richmond upon Thames LB43%
138Warrington Borough Council43%
139Oxford City Council43%
140Northamptonshire County Council43%
141Hillingdon LB43%
142Eastleigh Borough Council43%
143Selby District Council43%
144Copeland Borough Council43%
145Craven District Council43%
146Worcestershire County Council43%
147Broxtowe Borough Council43%
148Weymouth and Portland Borough Council43%
149Hertsmere Borough Council42%
150Sedgemoor District Council42%
151West Oxfordshire District Council42%
152East Dorset District Council42%
153Mid Suffolk District Council42%
154Derbyshire County Council42%
155Fylde Borough Council42%
156Ipswich Borough Council42%
157West Berkshire District Council42%
158North East Derbyshire District Council42%
159Darlington Borough Council42%
160Rotherham MBC42%
161Erewash Borough Council42%
162High Peak Borough Council42%
164Corby Borough Council42%
165Wealden District Council42%
166Richmondshire District Council42%
167Wycombe District Council42%
168Doncaster MBC42%
169South Somerset District Council42%
170East Riding of Yorkshire Council42%
171Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council41%
172Ribble Valley Borough Council41%
173Derbyshire Dales District Council41%
174Wokingham Council41%
175Calderdale MBC41%
176Hartlepool Borough Council41%
177Trafford MBC41%
178Mansfield District Council41%
179Breckland Council41%
180Mendip District Council41%
181Sefton MBC41%
182Bromsgrove District Council41%
183Ealing LB40%
184Colchester Borough Council40%
185Watford Borough Council40%
186Bracknell Forest Borough Council40%
187Wakefield City MDC40%
188Wirral MBC40%
189Castle Point Borough Council40%
190Herefordshire Council40%
191Poole Borough Council40%
192Hampshire County Council40%
193Chesterfield Borough Council40%
194South Norfolk Council40%
195Scarborough Borough Council40%
196Torbay Council40%
197Barnsley MBC39%
199Stoke-on-Trent City Council39%
200Broxbourne Borough Council39%
201County Durham39%
202Chichester District Council39%
203Forest of Dean District Council39%
204Chelmsford Borough Council39%
205Stevenage Borough Council39%
206West London Waste Authority39%
208City of London39%
209Kent County Council39%
210Oldham MBC39%
211Windsor and Maidenhead Borough Council39%
212Lancaster City Council39%
213Pendle Borough Council38%
214Fareham Borough Council38%
215East Sussex County Council38%
216Northampton Borough Council38%
217Halton Borough Council38%
218Norwich City Council38%
219Waverley Borough Council38%
220Hart District Council38%
221Kings Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council38%
222Sutton LB38%
223Bristol City Council37%
224Winchester City Council37%
225East Cambridgeshire District Council37%
226Shepway District Council37%
227Arun District Council37%
228Coventry City Council37%
229Blackpool Borough Council37%
230East Hampshire District Council37%
231Maldon District Council37%
232Exeter City Council37%
233Gedling Borough Council37%
234North Tyneside Council37%
235Adur District Council37%
236Spelthorne Borough Council37%
237Greenwich LB37%
238Merseyside WDA (MBC)37%
239Welwyn Hatfield Council36%
240Merton LB36%
241Medway Borough Council36%
243Worcester City Council36%
244Worthing Borough Council36%
245Wigan MBC36%
246Test Valley Borough Council36%
247Wolverhampton MBC36%
248Barrow-in-Furness Borough Council36%
249Nottingham City Council36%
250Hyndburn Borough Council35%
251Tameside MBC35%
252Rossendale Borough Council35%
253Luton Borough Council35%
254Reading Borough Council35%
255Hounslow LB35%
256Leeds City Council MBC35%
257Cheltenham Borough Council35%
258South Tyneside MBC35%
259Gateshead MBC35%
260Wellingborough Borough Council35%
261West Dorset District Council34%
262Dudley MBC34%
263Ashfield District Council34%
264Greater Manchester WDA (MBC)34%
265Kirklees MBC34%
266Christchurch Borough Council34%
267Burnley Borough Council34%
268Bradford City MDC (MBC)34%
269North Dorset District Council34%
270North East Lincolnshire Council34%
271Croydon LB33%
272South Bucks District Council33%
273Newcastle-upon-Tyne City Council MBC33%
274Brent LB33%
275Tandridge District Council33%
276Reigate and Banstead Borough Council33%
277Harrogate Borough Council33%
278Preston Borough Council33%
279South Holland District Council33%
280Plymouth City Council33%
281Barnet LB33%
282Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council33%
283Sandwell MBC33%
284Salford City Council MBC33%
285Enfield LB32%
286Camden LB32%
287Maidstone Borough Council32%
288Swale Borough Council32%
289Purbeck District Council32%
290Eastbourne Borough Council32%
291Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea32%
292Dover District Council32%
293Malvern Hills District Council32%
294Slough Borough Council31%
295Sevenoaks District Council31%
296New Forest District Council31%
297North Warwickshire Borough Council31%
298St Helens MBC31%
299Sunderland City Council31%
300Knowsley MBC31%
301Birmingham City Council31%
302Havering LB31%
303East Northamptonshire Council31%
304Havant Borough Council30%
305Islington LB30%
306Rochdale MBC30%
307Isle of Wight Council30%
308Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council30%
309North London Waste Authority29%
310Sheffield City Council29%
311Boston Borough Council29%
312Runnymede Borough Council29%
313Tendring District Council29%
314Crawley Borough Council29%
315Thanet District Council29%
316Redditch Borough Council29%
317Lambeth LB28%
318Barking and Dagenham LB28%
319Western Riverside Waste Authority28%
320West Somerset District Council28%
321Haringey LB28%
322Brighton and Hove Council28%
323Wyre Forest District Council28%
324Redbridge LB28%
325Hammersmith and Fulham LB28%
326Bolsover District Council28%
327Waltham Forest LB27%
328Rushmoor Borough Council27%
329Amber Valley Borough Council27%
330Liverpool City Council27%
331Wandsworth LB27%
332Newark and Sherwood District Council26%
333Manchester City Council MBC26%
334Hastings Borough Council26%
335Great Yarmouth Borough Council26%
336Leicester City Council26%
337East London Waste Authority25%
338Westminster City Council25%
339Southwark LB25%
340Southampton City Council25%
341Hackney LB25%
342Stroud District Council25%
343Tower Hamlets LB25%
344Portsmouth City Council24%
345Bolton MBC24%
346Bury MBC24%
347Dartford Borough Council24%
348Gosport Borough Council24%
349Middlesbrough Borough Council23%
350Gravesham Borough Council23%
351Lewes District Council23%
352Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council23%
353Bassetlaw District Council23%
354Aylesbury Vale District Council22%
355Council of the Isles of Scilly19%
356Lewisham LB18%
357Newham LB15%
358Ashford Borough Council14%