National Waste Policy is developed by the Minister for Environment, Heritage & Local Government and his / her department.
A new waste plan - launched 14th May 2015.
All related documentation available on : www.emwr.ie
Westmeath County Council, pursuant to Section 35(1) of the Waste Management Act 1996 and Section 199(1) of the Local Government Act 2001 and in accordance with Part 19 of the Local Government Act 2001, proposes to make Bye-Laws for the purpose of regulating the segregation, storage and presentation of household and commercial waste. You can read more here