2023 Action Scorecards

Action Scorecards 2023

Question: How high is the councils' area wide annual recycling rate?

Question code
Waste Reduction & Food
Recycling Rate
National Data
Question weight


Three Tier Criteria
Criteria met if the council has a recycling rate of 50% or more.
Additional points awarded if the council has a recycling rate of 60% and further points awarded if the council has a recycling rate of 70% or more.


Marked using data provided by DEFRA, Stats Wales, SEPA and DAERA-NI

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118 district councils

1 point

40 district councils

2 points

5 district councils

3 points

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East Devon District Council2/3letsrecycle.com
South Oxfordshire District Council2/3letsrecycle.com
St Albans City and District Council2/3letsrecycle.com
Three Rivers District Council2/3letsrecycle.com
Vale of White Horse District Council2/3letsrecycle.com
Ashford Borough Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Broadland District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Cheltenham Borough Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Cherwell District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Colchester Borough Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Cotswold District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Dacorum Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Derbyshire Dales District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
East Cambridgeshire District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Elmbridge Borough Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Epping Forest District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Epsom and Ewell Borough Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Forest of Dean District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Guildford Borough Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Horsham District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Huntingdonshire District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Maidstone Borough Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Maldon District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Mid Devon District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Mole Valley District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
North Hertfordshire District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Oxford City Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Reigate & Banstead Borough Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Rochford District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Staffordshire Moorlands District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Stratford-on-Avon District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Stroud District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Surrey Heath Borough Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Tandridge District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Teignbridge District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Tewkesbury Borough Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Torridge District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Uttlesford District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Warwick District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Watford Borough Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Waverley Borough Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Welwyn Hatfield Council1/3letsrecycle.com
West Devon Borough Council1/3letsrecycle.com
West Oxfordshire District Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Woking Borough Council1/3letsrecycle.com
Adur District Council0/3
Amber Valley Borough Council0/3
Arun District Council0/3
Ashfield District Council0/3
Basildon Borough Council0/3
Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council0/3
Bassetlaw District Council0/3
Blaby District Council0/3
Bolsover District Council0/3
Borough of Broxbourne0/3
Boston Borough Council0/3
Braintree District Council0/3
Breckland District Council0/3
Brentwood Borough Council0/3
Bromsgrove District Council0/3
Broxtowe Borough Council0/3
Burnley Borough Council0/3
Cambridge City Council0/3
Cannock Chase District Council0/3
Canterbury City Council0/3
Castle Point Borough Council0/3
Charnwood Borough Council0/3
Chelmsford City Council0/3
Chesterfield Borough Council0/3
Chichester District Council0/3
Chorley Council0/3
City of Lincoln Council0/3
Crawley Borough Council0/3
Dartford Borough Council0/3
Dover District Council0/3
Eastbourne Borough Council0/3
East Hampshire District Council0/3
East Hertfordshire District Council0/3
Eastleigh Borough Council0/3
East Lindsey District Council0/3
East Staffordshire Borough Council0/3
East Suffolk Council0/3
Erewash Borough Council0/3
Exeter City Council0/3
Fareham Borough Council0/3
Fenland District Council0/3
Folkestone and Hythe District Council0/3
Fylde Borough Council0/3
Gedling Borough Council0/3
Gloucester City Council0/3
Gosport Borough Council0/3
Gravesham Borough Council0/3
Great Yarmouth Borough Council0/3
Harborough District Council0/3
Harlow Council0/3
Hart District Council0/3
Hastings Borough Council0/3
Havant Borough Council0/3
Hertsmere Borough Council0/3
High Peak Borough Council0/3
Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council0/3
Hyndburn Borough Council0/3
Ipswich Borough Council0/3
King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council0/3
Lancaster City Council0/3
Lewes District Council0/3
Lichfield District Council0/3
Malvern Hills District Council0/3
Mansfield District Council0/3
Melton Borough Council0/3
Mid Suffolk District Council0/3
Mid Sussex District Council0/3
Newark and Sherwood District Council0/3
Newcastle-Under-Lyme District Council0/3
New Forest District Council0/3
North Devon Council0/3
North East Derbyshire District Council0/3
North Kesteven District Council0/3
North Norfolk District Council0/3
North Warwickshire Borough Council0/3
North West Leicestershire District Council0/3
Norwich City Council0/3
Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council0/3
Oadby and Wigston Borough Council0/3
Pendle Borough Council0/3
Preston City Council0/3
Redditch Borough Council0/3
Ribble Valley Borough Council0/3
Rossendale Borough Council0/3
Rother District Council0/3
Rugby Borough Council0/3
Runnymede Borough Council0/3
Rushcliffe Borough Council0/3
Rushmoor Borough Council0/3
Sevenoaks District Council0/3
South Cambridgeshire District Council0/3
South Derbyshire District Council0/3
South Hams District Council0/3
South Holland District Council0/3
South Kesteven District Council0/3
South Norfolk District Council0/3
South Ribble Borough Council0/3
South Staffordshire Council0/3
Spelthorne Borough Council0/3
Stafford Borough Council0/3
Stevenage Borough Council0/3
Swale Borough Council0/3
Tamworth Borough Council0/3
Tendring District Council0/3
Test Valley Borough Council0/3
Thanet District Council0/3
Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council0/3
Tunbridge Wells Borough Council0/3
Wealden District Council0/3
West Lancashire Borough Council0/3
West Lindsey District Council0/3
West Suffolk Council0/3
Winchester City Council0/3
Worcester City Council0/3
Worthing Borough Council0/3
Wychavon District Council0/3
Wyre Council0/3
Wyre Forest District Council0/3