Issue details

Development of a Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC) on the Lillyhall Industrial Estate near Workington

To choose between two options for a new facility, and depending upon which option is chosen by Cabinet, further specific decisions relating to the chosen facility will need to be taken

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Decision due: 12 Apr 2012 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Highways and Transport

Lead director: Executive Director - Corporate, Customer and Community Services

Contact: Diane Wood, Chief Executive The Courts, Carlisle CA3 8NA Email: Tel: 01228 226260.


Consultation with stakeholders for a replacement HWRCs for both Clay Flatts HWRC, Workington and Yeathouse Quarry HWRC, Frizington has taken place over a long period of time.  This has included a workshop and several meetings held with officers from Allerdale and Copeland District Councils, Shanks Waste Management, Cumbria Waste Management, Copeland Local Committee and Allerdale Local Committee.  

Since the Cabinet decision to develop a HWRC at Lillyhall (28th April 2011) we have been in discussion with Allerdale Local Committee.


Relevant Scrutiny Committee / Advisory Board: Environment Scrutiny Advisory Board