The new waste contract is coming into force from April 2020 and as a result of the Recycle More service efficiency have been built into the garden waste collection service. This is in effect a 5% saving to customers compared to what costs would have been had we continue with our current contractor and simply added inflation. Furthermore, to re-harmonise and allow further improvements to the garden waste service the two-year garden waste subscription option has been removed. SWP Fees and Charges PH Report October 2020-21