2015/16 overall performance

The following table contains municipal waste data derived from WasteDataFlow for the period covering the financial year 2015/16. The data shows the total household waste recycling, composting and reuse rate for English local authorities from April 2015 to March 2016. Local authorities are listed in overall performance order:


RankAuthorityPercentage of household waste sent for reuse, recycling or composting (Ex NI192)
1South Oxfordshire District Council66.6%
2East Riding of Yorkshire Council66.1%
3Rochford District Council66.0%
4Vale of White Horse District Council64.8%
5Surrey Heath Borough Council62.1%
6West Oxfordshire District Council60.8%
7Stratford-on-Avon District Council60.4%
8Trafford MBC60.4%
9Three Rivers District Council59.4%
10Stockport MBC59.4%
11Mole Valley District Council59.0%
12South Northamptonshire District Council59.0%
13Woking Borough Council58.7%
14North Somerset Council58.6%
15Dorset Waste Partnership58.5%
16Oxfordshire County Council58.5%
17Guildford Borough Council58.2%
18Cotswold District Council58.2%
19Rutland County Council58.1%
20Suffolk Coastal District Council57.9%
21Epping Forest Borough Council57.7%
22Cheshire West and Chester57.7%
23North Hertfordshire District Council57.6%
24South Cambridgeshire District Council57.5%
25Harborough District Council57.5%
26Cambridgeshire County Council57.3%
27Staffordshire Moorlands District Council56.4%
28East Cambridgeshire District Council56.4%
29Huntingdonshire District Council56.4%
30Warwick District Council56.4%
31Derbyshire Dales District Council56.1%
32Buckinghamshire County Council55.5%
33Cheshire East55.3%
34Cherwell District Council55.1%
35Devon County Council55.1%
36Surrey County Council55.0%
37Waverley Borough Council54.8%
39West Devon Borough Council54.5%
40Teignbridge District Council54.3%
41Warwickshire County Council54.1%
42Hambleton District Council54.1%
43Tandridge District Council53.1%
44Ashford Borough Council53.1%
45Suffolk County Council53.0%
46South Hams District Council52.9%
47Elmbridge Borough Council52.9%
48Somerset County Council52.9%
49Warrington Borough Council52.7%
50Bath and North East Somerset Council52.6%
51South Staffordshire Council52.5%
52Fylde Borough Council52.4%
53Richmondshire District Council52.4%
54Braintree District Council52.4%
55Stafford Borough Council52.4%
56St Albans City and District Council52.2%
57Aylesbury Vale District Council52.0%
58Bexley LB52.0%
59Wycombe District Council 151.8%
60West Berkshire District Council51.8%
61Lancashire County Council51.6%
62Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council51.6%
63Wyre Borough Council51.4%
64St Edmundsbury Borough Council51.2%
65Essex County Council51.1%
66Mid Devon District Council50.8%
67South Bucks District Council50.7%
68Tewkesbury Borough Council50.7%
69Lichfield District Council50.7%
70Broadland District Council50.6%
71Taunton Deane Borough Council50.6%
72Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council50.4%
73Hertfordshire County Council50.4%
74Staffordshire County Council50.3%
75Uttlesford District Council50.2%
76Daventry District Council50.0%
77West Lindsey District Council50.0%
78West Somerset District Council49.8%
79Leicestershire County Council49.7%
80Waveney District Council49.6%
81Fenland District Council49.4%
82South Ribble Borough Council49.4%
83Bournemouth Borough Council49.2%
84Basildon District Council49.1%
85Wealden District Council49.1%
86Dacorum Borough Council49.1%
87Kettering Borough Council49.1%
88Bury MBC49.1%
89Blaby District Council49.1%
90Rushcliffe Borough Council49.0%
91Milton Keynes Council49.0%
92Reigate and Banstead Borough Council48.8%
93East Staffordshire Borough Council48.8%
94East Hertfordshire District Council48.7%
95Tameside MBC48.6%
96Oadby and Wigston Borough Council48.6%
97Welwyn Hatfield Council48.5%
98Forest of Dean District Council48.4%
99Charnwood Borough Council48.4%
100North Lincolnshire Council48.4%
101Gloucestershire County Council48.1%
102North Yorkshire County Council48.1%
103Chorley Borough Council48.0%
104Telford and Wrekin Council48.0%
105Sedgemoor District Council47.9%
106Maidstone Borough Council47.8%
107South Gloucestershire Council47.7%
108High Peak Borough Council47.7%
109Rugby Borough Council47.7%
110Colchester Borough Council47.6%
111Melton Borough Council47.6%
112Derbyshire County Council47.6%
113Castle Point Borough Council47.5%
114West Lancashire Borough Council47.4%
115South Derbyshire District Council47.2%
116Poole Borough Council47.1%
117Maldon District Council47.0%
118Lincolnshire County Council47.0%
119Cannock Chase Council46.7%
120Windsor and Maidenhead Borough Council46.7%
121Kingston-upon-Hull City Council46.6%
122Forest Heath District Council46.5%
123North West Leicestershire District Council46.5%
124Calderdale MBC46.3%
125Bromley LB46.3%
126East Lindsey District Council46.2%
127North East Derbyshire District Council46.2%
128Northamptonshire County Council46.0%
129North Kesteven District Council46.0%
130Brentwood Borough Council45.9%
131Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames45.8%
132Ryedale District Council45.8%
133Norfolk County Council45.8%
134North Warwickshire Borough Council45.7%
135Tamworth Borough Council45.7%
136Southend-on-Sea Borough Council45.7%
137South Somerset District Council45.6%
138Spelthorne Borough Council45.6%
139Tunbridge Wells Borough Council45.6%
140East Devon District Council45.6%
141Chesterfield Borough Council45.5%
142Doncaster MBC45.5%
143Rother District Council45.4%
144Cheltenham Borough Council45.4%
145Epsom and Ewell Borough Council45.4%
146Barnsley MBC45.4%
147Isle of Wight Council45.2%
148Oxford City Council45.1%
149Blackpool Borough Council45.1%
150Central Bedfordshire45.0%
151Harlow District Council44.9%
152Runnymede Borough Council44.5%
153North Devon District Council44.5%
154Lancaster City Council44.5%
155Bromsgrove District Council44.3%
156Kings Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council44.3%
158Greater Manchester WDA (MBC)44.2%
159Horsham District Council44.2%
160East Northamptonshire Council44.1%
161Hillingdon LB44.1%
162Kent County Council44.1%
163Scarborough Borough Council44.1%
164Shepway District Council44.0%
165Peterborough City Council44.0%
166Wychavon District Council43.9%
167South Norfolk Council43.6%
168Bristol City Council43.6%
169Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council43.6%
170Mid Suffolk District Council43.4%
171Eden District Council43.3%
172South Kesteven District Council43.2%
173Canterbury City Council43.2%
174Cumbria County Council43.0%
175Ealing LB43.0%
176York City Council42.8%
177Solihull MBC42.8%
178Mendip District Council42.8%
179Corby Borough Council42.7%
180Cambridge City Council42.7%
181Medway Borough Council42.7%
182Torbay Council42.6%
183Torridge District Council42.6%
184Nottinghamshire County Council42.5%
185Bolsover District Council42.3%
186Salford City Council MBC42.2%
187Wigan MBC42.2%
188West Sussex County Council42.1%
189Hertsmere Borough Council42.1%
190Selby District Council41.9%
191South Lakeland District Council41.9%
192North Norfolk District Council41.8%
193Walsall MBC41.7%
194Dover District Council41.7%
195East Sussex County Council41.6%
196Chelmsford Borough Council41.6%
197Leicester City Council41.6%
198Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council41.5%
199Halton Borough Council41.4%
200Craven District Council41.4%
201Worcestershire County Council41.4%
202Merseyside WDA (MBC)41.2%
203Boston Borough Council41.0%
204Rotherham MBC40.9%
205Sandwell MBC40.9%
206Harrow LB40.9%
207Wellingborough Borough Council40.8%
208Ipswich Borough Council40.8%
209Erewash Borough Council40.7%
210Richmond upon Thames LB40.5%
211Northampton Borough Council40.3%
212Broxbourne Borough Council40.3%
213Harrogate Borough Council40.3%
214Eastleigh Borough Council40.2%
215Ribble Valley Borough Council40.1%
216Rochdale MBC40.1%
217Watford Borough Council40.1%
218Herefordshire Council40.0%
219Chichester District Council39.9%
220Breckland Council39.9%
221Bradford City MDC (MBC)39.9%
222Carlisle City Council39.7%
223Sefton MBC39.5%
224Wolverhampton MBC39.5%
225Stevenage Borough Council39.4%
226Mid Sussex District Council39.2%
227Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council39.2%
228County Durham39.1%
229Bolton MBC39.1%
230Hampshire County Council39.1%
231St Helens MBC39.0%
232Wakefield City MDC38.9%
233Newcastle-upon-Tyne City Council MBC38.5%
234Dudley MBC38.5%
235Broxtowe Borough Council38.5%
236Leeds City Council MBC38.4%
237West London Waste Authority38.4%
238Malvern Hills District Council38.3%
239Arun District Council38.3%
240Norwich City Council38.3%
242Preston City Council38.1%
243Wokingham Council38.0%
244Bracknell Forest Borough Council38.0%
245Thurrock Council37.9%
246Croydon LB37.8%
248Hart District Council37.5%
249Worcester City Council37.4%
250Gloucester City Council37.3%
251Swindon Borough Council37.1%
252Darlington Borough Council37.0%
253South Tyneside MBC37.0%
254Allerdale Borough Council36.9%
255Swale Borough Council36.9%
256Barnet LB36.8%
257Oldham MBC36.6%
258North Tyneside Council36.6%
259Pendle Borough Council36.5%
260Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council36.4%
261Wirral MBC36.4%
262Haringey LB36.2%
263Stoke-on-Trent City Council36.1%
264Hartlepool Borough Council35.9%
265Knowsley MBC35.9%
266Enfield LB35.9%
267Eastbourne Borough Council35.8%
268Lincoln City Council35.8%
269Brent LB35.8%
270Gedling Borough Council35.6%
271Burnley Borough Council35.3%
272Gravesham Borough Council35.0%
273Southwark LB35.0%
274Merton LB34.8%
275Greenwich LB34.8%
276Sutton LB34.7%
277Waltham Forest LB34.6%
278Winchester City Council34.6%
279Worthing Borough Council34.5%
280Mansfield District Council34.5%
281Hounslow LB33.8%
282Middlesbrough Borough Council33.7%
283Rossendale Borough Council33.7%
285Exeter City Council33.4%
286Luton Borough Council33.2%
287Gateshead MBC33.2%
288Plymouth City Council33.0%
289East Hampshire District Council32.7%
290Amber Valley Borough Council32.7%
291Test Valley Borough Council32.6%
292Hyndburn Borough Council32.5%
293Fareham Borough Council32.3%
294Copeland Borough Council32.3%
295Derby City Council32.3%
296Reading Borough Council32.1%
297Adur District Council32.0%
298Manchester City Council MBC31.9%
299Sevenoaks District Council31.9%
300Havering LB31.8%
301Ashfield District Council31.8%
302Thanet District Council31.6%
303Redditch Borough Council31.5%
304North London Waste Authority31.5%
305Stroud District Council31.5%
306Great Yarmouth Borough Council31.2%
307Wyre Forest District Council30.9%
308City of London30.8%
309Barrow-in-Furness Borough Council30.8%
310Nottingham City Council30.6%
311North East Lincolnshire Council30.3%
312Newark and Sherwood District Council30.3%
313Coventry City Council30.3%
314New Forest District Council30.0%
315Hastings Borough Council29.6%
316Islington LB29.4%
317Sunderland City Council29.4%
318Liverpool City Council29.2%
319Sheffield City Council28.9%
320Lambeth LB28.7%
321Havant Borough Council28.6%
322Kirklees MBC28.5%
323South Holland District Council27.9%
324Redbridge LB27.7%
325Crawley Borough Council27.6%
326Southampton City Council27.2%
327Slough Borough Council26.8%
328Tower Hamlets LB26.7%
329Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council26.3%
330Tendring District Council26.2%
331Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea25.9%
332Rushmoor Borough Council25.9%
333Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council25.7%
334Dartford Borough Council25.6%
335Hackney LB24.8%
336Camden LB24.8%
337Brighton and Hove Council24.6%
338Portsmouth City Council23.4%
339Western Riverside Waste Authority23.2%
340East London Waste Authority22.9%
341Birmingham City Council22.9%
342Hammersmith and Fulham LB22.0%
343Gosport Borough Council21.8%
344Lewes District Council21.5%
345Wandsworth LB21.1%
346Council of the Isles of Scilly20.9%
347Bassetlaw District Council20.1%
348Barking and Dagenham LB18.9%
349Lewisham LB18.0%
350Westminster City Council17.3%
351Newham LB14.7%