EXCLUSIVE: Councils in dark over new funding stream

By Dan Peters | 20 April 2023

More financial uncertainty is being piled onto councils over the distribution of a fresh funding stream, The MJ has been told.

Once fully operational, UK councils are expected to receive an extra £1.2bn from the Government’s delayed Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) scheme, which aims to shift the cost of collecting household waste from taxpayers to producers.

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