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May bank holiday bin collections

All bin collections following a bank holiday Monday will now take place one day later. Find out when your bin is collected.

This replaces the previous system of moving the Monday collections to the following Saturday.

Net zero risk register

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9. Risk scores explained

Risk score definitions

4 - Major

Critical impact on the achievement of objectives and overall performance.

Critical opportunity to innovate/improve performance missed/wasted.

Huge impact on costs and/or reputation.

Very difficult to recover from and possibly requiring a long-term recovery period.


3 - Serious

Major impact on costs and objectives.

Substantial opportunity to innovate/improve performance missed/wasted.

Serious impact on output and/or quality and reputation.

Medium to long term effect and expensive to recover from.


2 - Significant

Waste of time and resources.

Good opportunity to innovate/improve performance missed/wasted.

Moderate impact on operational efficiency, output and quality.

Medium term effect which may be expensive to recover from.


1 - Minor

Minor loss, delay, inconvenience or interruption.

Opportunity to innovate/make minor improvements to performance missed/wasted.

Short to medium term effect.