New Recycling Fund (2)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-02-26
Session date: 
February 26, 2014
Reference: 
2014/1150
Question By: 
Murad Qureshi
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

What criteria were used to determine what projects would receive funding from this programme?

Answer

Answer for New Recycling Fund (2)

Answer for New Recycling Fund (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

LWARB published the evaluation criteria for the Fund when it was launched in September 2013.  The evaluation criteria are summarised below.

       Value for Money (VFM) - 33%

o       Waste diverted per LWARB £ invested over 4 years

       Quality of submission - 66%

o       Project viability (17%)

o       Demonstration of partnership (13%)

o       Approach and commitment to project performance monitoring (13%)

o       Commitment to the project - legacy, member approval and internal funding (13%).

o       Ability to deliver savings for waste authorities e.g. through avoided landfill and incineration, joint procurement, joint working (9%).

o       Net positive CO2 equivalent impact (4%).

Full details are available on request.