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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0 points

5 Northern Irish councils

1 point

4 Northern Irish councils

2 points

1 Northern Irish council

3 points

0 Northern Irish councils
Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council2/3daera-ni.gov.uk
Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council1/3daera-ni.gov.uk
Lisburn and Castlereagh City Council1/3daera-ni.gov.uk
Mid and East Antrim Borough Council1/3daera-ni.gov.uk
Mid Ulster District Council1/3daera-ni.gov.uk
Ards and North Down Borough Council0/3
Belfast City Council0/3
Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council0/3
Derry City and Strabane District Council0/3
Fermanagh and Omagh District Council0/3