Procurement guidance for local authorities in relation to procurement of specialist food waste collection vehicles, food waste collection containers and communal housings.

The aim of this guidance, together with the WRAP developed standardised specifications for specialist food waste collection vehicles, food waste containers and communal housings, is to address barriers and maximise supply so that food waste collection services can be implemented without unnecessary delay.


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  • Supplementary Procurement Guidance - April 2024

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  • Food Waste Container Specification - April 2024

    DOCX, 1.12 MB

  • Vehicle Specification - April 2024

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