Waste Minimisation Act 2008

Review of waste management and minimisation plans

50 Review of waste management and minimisation plan


A territorial authority must review its waste management and minimisation plan—


not later than 1 July 2012; and


then at intervals of not more than 6 years after the last review.


Before conducting a review, the territorial authority must make an assessment under section 51.


If, after the review, the territorial authority considers that the plan—


should be amended or revoked and a new plan substituted, it must act under section 44:


should continue without amendment, it must use the special consultative procedure set out in section 83 of the Local Government Act 2002 and, in doing so, notify the assessment with the statement of proposal.