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Improving traffic congestion and air quality in Westminster with Anglo Office Group

Improving traffic congestion and air quality in Westminster with Anglo Office Group

With nearly 10,000 air pollution-related deaths in London every single year, it is clear more needs to be done to increase the quality of life. Even with the successful launch of the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) in April 2019, it could take up to six years before the nitrogen dioxide reaches legal levels, which …Read more

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Learning From Others- Hamburg Study Tour

Continued Professional Development (CPD) is an important way to ensure professionals stay up-to-date on best practice and industry knowledge. Life-long learning is paramount to retaining and gaining additional skills and abilities. Looking outside of the constraints of daily routines and learning from others is a valuable experience, often allowing for cutting edge thinking and service …Read more

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waste collections over christmas

No changes to commercial waste collections over Christmas 2019

Operating every day over the holiday period Whilst many businesses close for Christmas and New Year, we are well aware that a large number of our customers operate every day of the year. Just like us.  Where other collectors stop or reduce their services over the Christmas period, the City Council’s commercial waste and recycling …Read more

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waste planning astrategy

How the key elements of the government’s Resources and Waste Strategy will affect Westminster businesses

Following the launch of the Department of Food Environment and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) Resources and Waste Strategy (RWS) at Veolia’s Southwark Integrated Waste Management Facility in December 2018, the government launched four individual consultations on the key elements of RWS. This will affect most businesses and shape the future of the UK’s waste management services …Read more

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Why should you use Westminster City Council's Commercial Waste Services?

We can help you improve your green credentials

By choosing us your green credentials will shoot through the roof. We guarantee your waste is not sent to a landfill site where it can generate harmful methane gas. Instead, it is used to generate electricity and heat for 50,000 London homes every year.

  • Your recycling is sent to Southwark where it is sorted and sent to other sites to be reused or made into new materials.
  • Your recycling is processed in this country and will not be shipped abroad.

We’re reliable and flexible

Your waste and recycling is the last thing you have time to worry about. That’s why we offer you low cost and reliable services to take care of it for you. 

  • Our costs are among the lowest in the UK, and you don’t pay VAT – up to 20% cheaper than a private waste collector
  • Our experience – we collect 195,000 tonnes of waste a year, enough to fill 24,000  double decker buses
  • More collection vehicles than any other service in central London
  • Green credentials: we use local waste facilities and do not send your waste to landfill
  • Up to three collections every day
  • Excellent customer service including your own personal account manager
  • A telephone helpline available 24-hours a day
  • A three-hour response time to deal with unexpected problems
  • Reliability – we did not miss any collections during major events and bad weather has never stopped our collections

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