2011/12 overall performance

The following table contains municipal waste data derived from WasteDataFlow for the period covering the financial year 2011/12. The data shows the total household waste recycling, composting and reuse rate for English local authorities from April 2011 to March 2012. Local authorities are listed in overall performance order:


RankLocal AuthorityRecycling, Reuse and Composting Rate
1Vale of White Horse District Council68.7%
2South Oxfordshire District Council67.9%
3Rochford District Council67.4%
4Surrey Heath Borough Council65.0%
5Stockport MBC62.6%
6Harborough District Council61.6%
7Rutland County Council61.3%
8West Oxfordshire District Council61.2%
9Three Rivers District Council60.5%
10West Devon Borough Council59.9%
11North Somerset Council59.7%
12Epping Forest Borough Council59.6%
13Oxfordshire County Council59.6%
14Staffordshire Moorlands District Council58.9%
15Cotswold District Council58.6%
16South Cambridgeshire District Council58.3%
17Mole Valley District Council57.9%
18Teignbridge District Council57.3%
19Cherwell District Council57.3%
20Stratford-on-Avon District Council57.3%
21Woking Borough Council57.0%
22Suffolk Coastal District Council57.0%
23Huntingdonshire District Council56.9%
24Lichfield District Council56.6%
25Leicestershire County Council56.2%
26Cambridgeshire County Council55.8%
27Braintree District Council55.7%
28Devon County Council55.2%
29West Lindsey District Council55.2%
30South Hams District Council54.8%
31East Lindsey District Council54.7%
32Uttlesford District Council54.5%
33Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council53.9%
34Stafford Borough Council53.8%
35Milton Keynes Council53.8%
36Staffordshire County Council53.7%
37Bexley LB53.5%
38Tewkesbury Borough Council53.3%
39Suffolk County Council53.2%
40South Gloucestershire Council53.1%
41Cheshire East52.9%
42Basildon District Council52.9%
43Castle Point Borough Council52.8%
44Lincolnshire County Council52.8%
45North Kesteven District Council52.6%
46Bournemouth Borough Council52.3%
47St Edmundsbury Borough Council52.3%
48Cannock Chase Council52.2%
49Guildford Borough Council52.2%
50Bath and North East Somerset Council52.0%
51Ryedale District Council51.9%
52Essex County Council51.8%
53Surrey County Council51.5%
54Blaby District Council51.3%
55East Riding of Yorkshire Council51.3%
56East Staffordshire Borough Council51.2%
57Central Bedfordshire51.1%
58Waveney District Council51.1%
59Oadby and Wigston Borough Council51.1%
60Rushcliffe Borough Council51.0%
61Somerset County Council50.9%
62Dorset Waste Partnership50.9%
63Elmbridge Borough Council50.5%
64Harlow District Council50.5%
65Fenland District Council50.5%
67Rotherham MBC50.4%
68Hertfordshire County Council50.4%
69Warwick District Council50.3%
70Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council50.3%
71South Staffordshire Council50.0%
72Bromley LB49.9%
73Melton Borough Council49.9%
74Welwyn Hatfield Council49.9%
75South Northamptonshire District Council49.9%
76Cheshire West and Chester49.6%
77North Hertfordshire District Council49.5%
78Kingston-upon-Hull City Council49.3%
79Trafford MBC49.2%
80Tamworth Borough Council49.2%
81Mid Devon District Council49.1%
82Charnwood Borough Council49.0%
83Broadland District Council48.9%
84Chorley Borough Council48.8%
85South Ribble Borough Council48.7%
86Warwickshire County Council48.6%
87East Devon District Council48.6%
88South Kesteven District Council48.6%
89Horsham District Council48.6%
90Sedgemoor District Council48.6%
91Wyre Borough Council48.5%
92East Hertfordshire District Council48.4%
93St Albans City and District Council48.3%
94Harrow LB48.2%
95Swindon Borough Council48.2%
96Rugby Borough Council48.1%
97North Lincolnshire Council47.9%
98West Lancashire District Council47.7%
99Forest Heath District Council47.5%
100Brentwood Borough Council47.3%
101Runnymede Borough Council47.3%
102Gloucestershire County Council47.2%
103Chiltern District Council47.2%
104Lancashire County Council46.8%
105Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames46.8%
106Southend-on-Sea Borough Council46.8%
107Dacorum Borough Council46.7%
108Hertsmere Borough Council46.7%
109Kettering Borough Council46.7%
110Tunbridge Wells Borough Council46.7%
111South Derbyshire District Council46.5%
112Derby City Council46.4%
113York City Council46.4%
114Hambleton District Council46.3%
115West Berkshire District Council46.2%
116Taunton Deane Borough Council46.2%
117Allerdale Borough Council46.2%
118North Yorkshire County Council46.2%
119Epsom and Ewell Borough Council46.1%
120North West Leicestershire District Council46.1%
121Solihull MBC46.1%
122Cheltenham Borough Council46.1%
123Cumbria County Council46.0%
124Walsall MBC46.0%
125Barnsley MBC45.9%
126Carlisle City Council45.9%
127Eden District Council45.8%
128Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council45.7%
129Rother District Council45.5%
130Norfolk County Council45.3%
131Buckinghamshire County Council45.3%
132High Peak Borough Council45.2%
133South Lakeland District Council45.2%
134Peterborough City Council45.0%
135Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council45.0%
136Richmond upon Thames LB44.7%
137Darlington Borough Council44.7%
138Hartlepool Borough Council44.7%
139North Devon District Council44.6%
140Maidstone Borough Council44.6%
141Northamptonshire County Council44.5%
142Lincoln City Council44.5%
143Doncaster MBC44.4%
144Oxford City Council44.4%
145South Somerset District Council44.3%
146County Durham44.3%
147Wealden District Council44.3%
148Daventry District Council44.3%
149Shepway District Council44.2%
150West Sussex County Council44.0%
151North East Derbyshire District Council43.7%
152Calderdale MBC43.7%
153Wychavon District Council43.6%
154Torridge District Council43.6%
155Hillingdon LB43.4%
156Mid Sussex District Council43.4%
157Warrington Borough Council43.3%
158Craven District Council43.3%
159Derbyshire County Council43.3%
160Fylde Borough Council43.3%
161Worcestershire County Council43.3%
162Eastleigh Borough Council43.3%
163Richmondshire District Council43.2%
164Cambridge City Council43.2%
165Telford and Wrekin Council43.2%
166Windsor and Maidenhead Borough Council43.2%
167Ribble Valley Borough Council43.1%
169Selby District Council43.0%
170Canterbury City Council43.0%
171Nottinghamshire County Council42.8%
172North Norfolk District Council42.8%
173Torbay Council42.7%
174Wokingham Council42.6%
175Chelmsford Borough Council42.5%
176Ipswich Borough Council42.5%
177Bracknell Forest Borough Council42.5%
178Thurrock Council42.4%
179Copeland Borough Council42.1%
180Mendip District Council42.0%
181Leicester City Council41.9%
182Derbyshire Dales District Council41.8%
183Wycombe District Council41.8%
184Mid Suffolk District Council41.7%
185Bromsgrove District Council41.7%
186Lancaster City Council41.6%
187Broxtowe Borough Council41.6%
188Northampton Borough Council41.6%
189Dover District Council41.5%
190Watford Borough Council41.2%
191Waverley Borough Council41.2%
192South Norfolk Council41.1%
193Kent County Council41.1%
194Bristol City Council41.0%
195Corby Borough Council40.9%
196Greater Manchester WDA (MBC)40.9%
197Wolverhampton MBC40.8%
198Ealing LB40.8%
199Sefton MBC40.8%
201Sandwell MBC40.7%
202Norwich City Council40.6%
203Wirral MBC40.6%
204Hampshire County Council40.5%
205Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council40.5%
206Erewash Borough Council40.5%
207Spelthorne Borough Council40.4%
208Scarborough Borough Council40.1%
209Forest of Dean District Council40.1%
210Herefordshire Council40.1%
211Wellingborough Borough Council40.0%
212Stevenage Borough Council40.0%
213Colchester Borough Council39.9%
214Halton Borough Council39.9%
215Chesterfield Borough Council39.8%
216Bradford City MDC (MBC)39.8%
217Broxbourne Borough Council39.6%
218West London Waste Authority39.4%
219Poole Borough Council39.4%
220Wakefield City MDC39.3%
221Oldham MBC39.2%
222East Sussex County Council39.2%
223Greenwich LB39.1%
224East Northamptonshire Council39.1%
225Mansfield District Council38.9%
226Gloucester City Council38.7%
227South Tyneside MBC38.6%
228Blackpool Borough Council38.6%
229Chichester District Council38.5%
230Stoke-on-Trent City Council38.5%
231Kings Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council38.2%
233Fareham Borough Council38.1%
234Hart District Council38.1%
235Croydon LB38.1%
236Medway Borough Council37.9%
237Reigate and Banstead Borough Council37.8%
238Pendle Borough Council37.6%
239Breckland Council37.5%
240Sutton LB37.4%
241Leeds City Council MBC37.4%
242North Tyneside Council37.3%
243Arun District Council37.3%
244Merton LB37.3%
245Gedling Borough Council37.3%
246Coventry City Council37.2%
247East Hampshire District Council37.1%
248Maldon District Council37.0%
249Rossendale Borough Council37.0%
250Sunderland City Council36.9%
251Merseyside WDA (MBC)36.9%
252City of London36.9%
253Wigan MBC36.8%
254Reading Borough Council36.8%
255Bolsover District Council36.8%
256Brent LB36.8%
257Worthing Borough Council36.6%
258Winchester City Council36.6%
259Bury MBC36.3%
260Barrow-in-Furness Borough Council36.3%
261Worcester City Council36.2%
262Gateshead MBC36.2%
263Exeter City Council36.1%
264East Cambridgeshire District Council36.1%
265Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council36.0%
266Adur District Council35.9%
267Hyndburn Borough Council35.6%
268Havering LB35.5%
269Hounslow LB35.4%
270Harrogate Borough Council35.3%
271Enfield LB35.3%
272Dudley MBC35.1%
273Rochdale MBC35.0%
274Test Valley Borough Council34.7%
275Preston Borough Council34.5%
276Tameside MBC34.4%
277West Somerset District Council34.3%
278Newcastle-upon-Tyne City Council MBC34.1%
279Manchester City Council MBC34.0%
280Kirklees MBC34.0%
281Burnley Borough Council34.0%
282Ashfield District Council33.9%
284South Holland District Council33.7%
285Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea33.7%
286Tandridge District Council33.6%
287Barnet LB33.6%
288North East Lincolnshire Council33.5%
289South Bucks District Council33.2%
290Nottingham City Council33.1%
291Boston Borough Council33.1%
292Camden LB33.0%
293Eastbourne Borough Council32.8%
294North Warwickshire Borough Council32.7%
295Luton Borough Council32.5%
296Redbridge LB32.5%
297Islington LB32.2%
298Swale Borough Council32.0%
299Knowsley MBC32.0%
300Isle of Wight Council31.9%
301Sevenoaks District Council31.9%
302Plymouth City Council31.8%
303St Helens MBC31.7%
304Malvern Hills District Council31.3%
305Havant Borough Council30.9%
306Slough Borough Council30.7%
307Bolton MBC30.6%
308New Forest District Council30.6%
309Salford City Council MBC30.4%
310East London Waste Authority30.2%
311Hammersmith and Fulham LB30.1%
312North London Waste Authority30.0%
313Barking and Dagenham LB30.0%
314Wyre Forest District Council29.9%
315Birmingham City Council29.5%
316Sheffield City Council29.1%
317Western Riverside Waste Authority28.8%
318Redditch Borough Council28.6%
319Wandsworth LB28.4%
320Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council28.2%
321Brighton and Hove Council28.1%
322Tendring District Council28.0%
323Lambeth LB27.9%
324Southwark LB27.3%
325Tower Hamlets LB27.1%
326Crawley Borough Council27.1%
327Waltham Forest LB27.1%
328Thanet District Council26.9%
329Rushmoor Borough Council26.9%
330Dartford Borough Council26.7%
331Amber Valley Borough Council26.7%
332Great Yarmouth Borough Council26.6%
333Liverpool City Council26.2%
334Newark and Sherwood District Council25.9%
335Hastings Borough Council25.9%
336Haringey LB25.7%
337Gosport Borough Council25.1%
338Westminster City Council25.1%
339Stroud District Council24.6%
340Portsmouth City Council24.3%
341Gravesham Borough Council24.0%
342Hackney LB24.0%
343Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council24.0%
344Lewes District Council23.5%
345Southampton City Council23.3%
346Middlesbrough Borough Council22.7%
347Newham LB22.7%
348Bassetlaw District Council22.6%
349Aylesbury Vale District Council21.5%
350Council of the Isles of Scilly21.0%
351Lewisham LB17.2%
352Ashford Borough Council14.0%