Fees and Charges - Cleansing

Trade Waste

Fees and Charges for Trade Waste
DESCRIPTION 2021/22 Standard Charge 2022/23 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
240 Litre Bin

£3.80

£4.25

N B  
240 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) £3.80 £4.25 N B  
360 Litre Bin £5.80 £6.50 N B  
360 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) £5.80 £6.50 N B  
1100 Litre Bin £15.05 £16.85 N B  
1100 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) £15.05 £16.85 N B  

Trade Waste - Agencies

Fees and Charges for Trade Waste (Agencies) 
DESCRIPTION 2021/22 Standard Charge 2022/23 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
240 Litre Bin

£4.95

£5.50

Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
240 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) £4.95 £5.50 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
360 Litre Bin £7.50 £8.40 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
360 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) £7.50 £8.40 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
1100 Litre Bin £19.55 £21.90 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
1100 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) £19.55 £21.90 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies

Waste Disposal - Commercial and Industrial Waste

Fees and Charges for Waste Disposal (Commercial/Industrial Waste)
DESCRIPTION 2021/22 Standard Charge 2022/23 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
240 Litre Bin per uplift

£2.05

£2.30

N B  
240 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift £3.70 £4.15 N B  
360 Litre Bin per uplift  £3.00 £3.35 N B  
360 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift £5.40 £6.05 N B  
1100 Litre Bin per uplift  £9.05 £10.15 N B  
1100 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift £16.35 £18.30 N B  

Waste Disposal - Commercial and Industrial Waste - Agencies

Fees and Charges for Waste Disposal (Commercial/Industrial Waste) - Agencies
DESCRIPTION 2021/22 Standard Charge 2022/23 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
240 Litre Bin per uplift

£2.70

£3.00

Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
240 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift £4.80 £5.35 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
360 Litre Bin per uplift  £3.90 £4.35 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
360 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift £7.00 £7.85 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
1100 Litre Bin per uplift  £11.80 £13.20 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with agencies
1100 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift £21.20 £23.75 Y* B *Standard rate VAT applies to contracts with 

Landfill Tax

Fees and Charges for Landfill Tax
DESCRIPTION 2021/22 Standard Charge 2022/23 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
240 Litre Bin per uplift 

£3.30

£3.37

Y C  
240 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift  £0.00 £0.00 Y C  
360 Litre Bin per uplift  £4.82 £4.92 Y C  
360 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift  £0.00 £0.00 Y C  
1100 Litre Bin per uplift  £14.46 £14.75 Y C  
1100 Litre Bin (Recycling and Organic) per uplift  £0.00 £0.00 Y C  

Bin Sales

Fees and Charges for Bin Sales
DESCRIPTION 2021/22 Standard Charge 2022/23 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
Sale of 240 litre refuse bins

£53.50

£60.00

N B  

Waste Delivered To Waste Disposal Sites

Fees and Charges for Waste Delivered To Waste Disposal Sites
DESCRIPTION 2021/22 Standard Charge 2022/23 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
Active Waste (Sorted)- Waste Disposal Charge (per tonne) # £60.50 £67.75 Y B # Minimum Charge 0.5 tonne
Landfill Tax Charge (per tonne)

£96.70

£98.60

Y B  
Active Waste (Unsorted)- Waste Disposal Charge (per tonne) # £71.50 £80.10 Y B # Minimum Charge 0.5 tonne
Landfill Tax Charge (per tonne) £96.70 £98.60 Y B  
Inactive Waste - Waste Disposal Charge (per tonne) # £60.50 £67.75 Y B # Minimum Charge 0.5 tonne
Landfill Tax Charge (per tonne) £3.10 £3.15 Y B  
Special Waste eg, Asbestos - Waste Disposal Charge (per tonne)  £231.00 £258.70 Y B  
Landfill Tax Charge (per tonne) £96.70 £98.60 Y B  
Difficult Waste eg, Fish Processing- Waste Disposal Charge (per tonne) ## £231.00 £258.70 Y B ## Minimum Charge 1 tonne
Landfill Tax Charge (per tonne) £96.70 £98.60 Y B  
Inert Waste Suitable for Site Engineering - Waste Disposal Charge (per tonne) £0.00 £0.00 Y B  
Landfill Tax (per tonne) £3.10 £3.15 Y B  

Separated Wastes Suitable for Recycling - Process Charges

Fees and Charges for Separated Wastes Suitable for Recycling (Process Charges)
DESCRIPTION

2021/22 Standard Charge

2022/23 Standard Charge

VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
Class 1 : Engine Oil and Lubricants 

£254.00

£284.50

Y B Uplift due to increased disposal contractor costs
Class 2 : Oily Rags and Absorbents £548.00 £613.75 Y B  
Class 3 : Wood £118.00 £132.15 Y B  
Class 4 : Vehicle Tyres under 0.76 diameter

£240.00

£268.80

Y B Uplift due to increased disposal contractor costs
Class 5 : General Metal £54.00 £60.50 Y B  
Class 6 : End of Life Vehicles  £38.00 £42.50 Y B Uplift due to need to use 360 excavator for loading/unloading 
Class 7:  Low Density Material (eg, expanded polystyrene) #

£231.00

£258.70

Y B # Minimum Charge 0.5 tonne
Class 8:  Commercial Garden Waste (excluding grass cuttings)

£47.00

£52.65

Y B  

Skips

Fees and Charges for Skips
DESCRIPTION 2021/22 Standard Charge 2022/23 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
Skip Delivery - Stornoway

£27.00

£30.00

N** B **Zero rated VAT applies only to annual contracts
Skip Uplift - Stornoway

£67.00

£75.00

N** B **Zero rated VAT applies only to annual contracts
Skip - Standing Charge per Week £14.00 £15.50 N** B **Zero rated VAT applies only to annual contracts
Hooklift Skip - Standing Charge per Week £35.00 £39.00 Y B  
Hooklift Skip - Uplift (U and B) £125.00 £140.00 B  

Special Collection and Household Waste

Fees and Charges for Special Collection / Household Waste
DESCRIPTION 2021/22 Standard Charge 2022/23 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
Special Collection / hr (1 man + pickup)

£54.00

£60.50

N B  
Bulky Household Waste (up to 5 items) £26.00 £29.00 N    

Street Sweeper Hire

Fees and Charges for Street Sweeper Hire
DESCRIPTION 2021/22 Standard Charge 2022/23 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
Hire of Schmidt Sweeper (per hour)

£59.00

£66.00

Y B  
Hire of Johnson Sweeper (per hour) £97.00 £108.50 Y B  

Public Conveniences

Fees and Charges for Public Conveniences
DESCRIPTION 2021/22 Standard Charge 2022/23 Standard Charge VAT @ 20% CHARGING POLICY NOTES
Perceval Square (per visit) £0.30 £0.30 N B  

 

Charging Policy Key:

A - TOTAL/FULL COST
B - MARKET BASED
C - SET BY EXTERNAL BODIES
D - MINIMAL CHARGE
E - SET BY STATUTE