2016/17 overall performance

The following table contains municipal waste data derived from WasteDataFlow for the period covering the financial year 2016/17. The data shows the total household waste recycling, composting and reuse rate for English local authorities from April 2016 to March 2017. Local authorities are listed in overall performance order:


RankAuthorityPercentage of household waste sent for reuse, recycling or composting (Ex NI192)
1East Riding of Yorkshire Council65.4%
2Rochford District Council63.9%
3South Oxfordshire District Council63.8%
4West Oxfordshire District Council63.4%
5Vale of White Horse District Council62.5%
6Surrey Heath Borough Council62.3%
7Three Rivers District Council61.9%
8South Northamptonshire District Council61.4%
9Trafford MBC61.3%
10Stratford-on-Avon District Council61.3%
11Derbyshire Dales District Council59.8%
12Guildford Borough Council59.7%
13Cotswold District Council59.6%
14Woking Borough Council59.4%
15Dorset Waste Partnership59.4%
16Rutland County Council59.3%
17Stockport MBC59.0%
18North Hertfordshire District Council58.9%
19Mole Valley District Council58.2%
20Cheshire West and Chester58.0%
21Maldon District Council58.0%
22Epping Forest Borough Council57.7%
23Oxfordshire County Council57.7%
24Tandridge District Council57.7%
25Surrey County Council57.7%
26St Albans City and District Council57.5%
27Staffordshire Moorlands District Council57.4%
28Suffolk Coastal District Council57.4%
29Cherwell District Council56.5%
30North Somerset Council56.3%
31Teignbridge District Council55.7%
32Devon County Council55.7%
33Buckinghamshire County Council55.4%
34Cheshire East55.2%
35Ashford Borough Council55.0%
36Reigate and Banstead Borough Council55.0%
37Elmbridge Borough Council55.0%
39Warwick District Council54.7%
40South Hams District Council54.7%
41Warwickshire County Council54.4%
42Warrington Borough Council54.3%
43Bath and North East Somerset Council54.1%
44Cambridgeshire County Council53.8%
45West Devon Borough Council53.8%
46Harborough District Council53.6%
47Mid Devon District Council53.4%
48Tewkesbury Borough Council53.3%
49Welwyn Hatfield Council53.0%
50Essex County Council52.9%
51Tameside MBC52.8%
52Bury MBC52.7%
53Bexley LB52.7%
54Somerset County Council52.7%
55East Cambridgeshire District Council52.4%
56Lichfield District Council52.3%
57Hertfordshire County Council52.2%
58Forest of Dean District Council52.2%
59Gloucestershire County Council52.0%
60Stafford Borough Council51.9%
61South Staffordshire Council51.9%
62Wealden District Council51.9%
63Hambleton District Council51.8%
64Daventry District Council51.8%
65West Berkshire District Council51.8%
66Uttlesford District Council51.5%
67Wycombe District Council b51.3%
68South Bucks District Council51.3%
69Waverley Borough Council51.3%
70East Hertfordshire District Council51.2%
71Dacorum Borough Council51.1%
72Broadland District Council50.9%
73Huntingdonshire District Council50.8%
74Ealing LB50.7%
75Milton Keynes Council50.6%
76Fylde Borough Council50.5%
77West Somerset District Council50.5%
78Rushcliffe Borough Council50.4%
79Aylesbury Vale District Council50.3%
80Northamptonshire County Council50.2%
81Rugby Borough Council50.1%
82Suffolk County Council50.1%
83Maidstone Borough Council49.9%
84Kettering Borough Council49.8%
85Calderdale MBC49.7%
86Leicestershire County Council49.7%
87Braintree District Council49.7%
88Kingston-upon-Hull City Council49.5%
89Basildon District Council49.5%
90Poole Borough Council49.5%
91Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council49.4%
92East Staffordshire Borough Council49.3%
93Staffordshire County Council49.2%
94South Gloucestershire Council49.2%
95Tunbridge Wells Borough Council49.1%
96Oxford City Council49.0%
97West Lindsey District Council48.9%
98Castle Point Borough Council48.9%
99Bournemouth Borough Council48.8%
100Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council48.6%
101Barnsley MBC48.5%
102Charnwood Borough Council48.4%
103Derbyshire County Council48.3%
104Oadby and Wigston Borough Council48.3%
105Rother District Council48.3%
106Taunton Deane Borough Council48.3%
107South Derbyshire District Council48.2%
108High Peak Borough Council48.1%
109Blaby District Council47.9%
110North Lincolnshire Council47.8%
111Melton Borough Council47.7%
112Wakefield City MDC47.5%
113South Ribble Borough Council47.4%
114Windsor and Maidenhead Borough Council47.4%
115Cheltenham Borough Council47.3%
116Rochdale MBC47.2%
117Chorley Borough Council47.2%
118West Lancashire Borough Council47.1%
119Doncaster MBC47.0%
120Chelmsford Borough Council47.0%
121Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames47.0%
122Bromley LB46.9%
123Epsom and Ewell Borough Council46.8%
124Sedgemoor District Council46.8%
125Greater Manchester WDA (MBC)46.7%
126North Yorkshire County Council46.7%
127North West Leicestershire District Council46.7%
128Lincolnshire County Council46.7%
129Norfolk County Council46.7%
130Isle of Wight Council46.5%
131Ryedale District Council46.4%
132North East Derbyshire District Council46.3%
133Fenland District Council46.3%
134Kent County Council46.3%
135East Northamptonshire Council46.2%
136North Warwickshire Borough Council46.2%
137Central Bedfordshire46.2%
138South Somerset District Council46.2%
139North Kesteven District Council46.1%
140Cambridge City and South Cambs Councils c46.1%
141East Devon District Council46.1%
142Chesterfield Borough Council46.0%
143Southend-on-Sea Borough Council46.0%
144Spelthorne Borough Council46.0%
145Telford and Wrekin Council45.8%
146Tamworth Borough Council45.8%
147Colchester Borough Council45.8%
148Kings Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council45.7%
149Lancashire County Council45.6%
150Stroud District Council45.5%
151East Lindsey District Council45.4%
152Cannock Chase Council45.4%
153Brentwood Borough Council45.2%
154Salford City Council MBC44.9%
155Wyre Borough Council44.9%
156South Norfolk Council44.9%
157Bromsgrove District Council44.7%
158Dover District Council44.7%
159Cumbria County Council44.5%
160Horsham District Council44.5%
161North Devon District Council44.5%
162Bolton MBC44.4%
163Canterbury City Council44.4%
164West Sussex County Council44.3%
165Nottinghamshire County Council44.2%
166Wychavon District Council44.2%
167Runnymede Borough Council44.1%
168Harlow District Council43.9%
169Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council43.8%
170Mid Suffolk District Council 43.8%
171Wigan MBC43.7%
172Halton Borough Council43.6%
173East Sussex County Council43.6%
174Hertsmere Borough Council43.4%
175Hillingdon LB43.4%
176Bristol City Council43.4%
177Mendip District Council43.4%
178St Edmundsbury Borough Council43.3%
179South Kesteven District Council43.2%
181Eden District Council42.9%
182Watford Borough Council42.9%
183Medway Borough Council42.8%
184Erewash Borough Council42.7%
185Wellingborough Borough Council42.7%
186Worcestershire County Council42.7%
187Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council42.6%
188Selby District Council42.6%
189Craven District Council42.6%
190Corby Borough Council42.6%
191York City Council42.5%
192Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council42.5%
193Shepway District Council42.5%
194South Lakeland District Council42.4%
195Solihull MBC42.4%
196Waveney District Council42.4%
197Richmond upon Thames LB42.4%
198Newcastle-upon-Tyne City Council MBC42.3%
199Torridge District Council42.2%
200Rotherham MBC42.1%
201Bolsover District Council42.1%
202Wolverhampton MBC42.0%
203Peterborough City Council41.9%
204North Norfolk District Council41.9%
205Hampshire County Council41.6%
206Swale Borough Council41.6%
207Northampton Borough Council41.5%
208Torbay Council41.5%
209Richmondshire District Council41.3%
210Walsall MBC41.3%
211Herefordshire Council41.2%
212Merseyside WDA (MBC)41.1%
213Broxbourne Borough Council41.1%
214Chichester District Council41.1%
215Carlisle City Council41.0%
216Ashfield District Council41.0%
217Sandwell MBC41.0%
218Leicester City Council40.7%
220Eastleigh Borough Council40.7%
221Breckland Council40.3%
222Bracknell Forest Borough Council40.1%
223Ipswich Borough Council40.0%
224Scarborough Borough Council39.9%
225Broxtowe Borough Council39.9%
226Stevenage Borough Council39.8%
227Oldham MBC39.7%
228Harrow LB39.7%
229Gloucester City Council39.7%
230Mid Sussex District Council39.6%
231County Durham39.5%
232West London Waste Authority39.1%
233Lancaster City Council38.9%
234St Helens MBC38.9%
235Harrogate Borough Council38.9%
236Wokingham Council38.9%
237Arun District Council38.9%
238Croydon LB38.6%
239Swindon Borough Council38.4%
240Norwich City Council38.3%
241Hart District Council38.3%
242Sevenoaks District Council38.3%
243Allerdale Borough Council37.9%
244Leeds City Council MBC37.9%
245Sefton MBC37.8%
247Malvern Hills District Council37.7%
248Boston Borough Council37.6%
249Forest Heath District Council37.5%
250Darlington Borough Council37.4%
251Barnet LB37.4%
252Dudley MBC37.3%
253Havering LB37.3%
254Enfield LB37.2%
255Thurrock Council37.1%
256Eastbourne Borough Council37.1%
257Ribble Valley Borough Council37.0%
258Bradford City MDC (MBC)37.0%
259Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council36.7%
260Gedling Borough Council36.7%
261Worcester City Council36.7%
262Sutton LB36.5%
263Brent LB36.4%
264Lincoln City Council36.2%
265Manchester City Council MBC36.0%
266Wirral MBC35.9%
267Haringey LB35.7%
268Merton LB35.7%
269Burnley Borough Council35.5%
270Derby City Council35.3%
271Worthing Borough Council35.3%
272North Tyneside Council35.2%
273Greenwich LB34.9%
274Stoke-on-Trent City Council34.8%
275South Tyneside MBC34.7%
276Mansfield District Council34.6%
278Rossendale Borough Council34.5%
279Gravesham Borough Council34.5%
280Waltham Forest LB34.4%
281Gateshead MBC34.2%
282Winchester City Council34.2%
283Pendle Borough Council34.1%
284Southwark LB34.0%
285Luton Borough Council33.8%
286East Hampshire District Council33.8%
287Thanet District Council33.8%
288Middlesbrough Borough Council33.7%
289Blackpool Borough Council33.5%
290Great Yarmouth Borough Council33.3%
291Fareham Borough Council33.2%
292Hartlepool Borough Council33.1%
293Test Valley Borough Council33.0%
294Hyndburn Borough Council32.9%
295Knowsley MBC32.8%
296Wyre Forest District Council32.8%
297Adur District Council32.7%
298Copeland Borough Council32.5%
299Amber Valley Borough Council32.2%
300North London Waste Authority32.2%
301Reading Borough Council32.1%
302Plymouth City Council32.0%
303Newark and Sherwood District Council31.9%
304Islington LB31.6%
305Exeter City Council31.6%
306Preston City Council31.4%
307Redditch Borough Council31.0%
308New Forest District Council31.0%
309Hastings Borough Council30.3%
310Kirklees MBC30.1%
311Hounslow LB30.1%
312Coventry City Council29.9%
313Nottingham City Council29.8%
314Sheffield City Council29.6%
315Havant Borough Council29.5%
316Barrow-in-Furness Borough Council29.3%
317North East Lincolnshire Council28.9%
318Lambeth LB28.8%
319City of London28.5%
320South Holland District Council28.3%
321Southampton City Council28.2%
322Liverpool City Council28.1%
323Tower Hamlets LB27.6%
324Crawley Borough Council27.4%
325Hackney LB27.0%
326Brighton and Hove Council27.0%
327Tendring District Council26.8%
328Redbridge LB26.7%
329Camden LB26.6%
330Rushmoor Borough Council26.6%
331Sunderland City Council26.5%
332Slough Borough Council26.3%
333Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council26.3%
334Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council25.8%
335East London Waste Authority25.8%
336Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea25.7%
337Barking and Dagenham LB25.3%
338Dartford Borough Council25.2%
339Lewes District Council25.1%
340Portsmouth City Council24.7%
341Birmingham City Council24.4%
342Western Riverside Waste Authority23.7%
343Hammersmith and Fulham LB23.2%
344Gosport Borough Council22.0%
345Wandsworth LB21.9%
346Bassetlaw District Council21.1%
347Council of the Isles of Scilly19.5%
348Lewisham LB17.7%
349Westminster City Council17.4%
350Newham LB14.1%