Westmeath County Council has adopted Bye-laws for the segregation, storage and presentation of household and commercial waste within the County at its January monthly meeting held on 28th January 2019. The commencement date for these Bye-laws was Friday 1st March 2019.
These Bye-Laws make provision for the imposition of a fixed payment in respect of a contravention of a Bye-Law as an alternative to a prosecution, as provided for in Section 206 of the Local Government Act 2001. For a full copy of the Bye Laws see:
Waste Presentation Bye Laws 2019
For information on how to manage your waste see Ireland's official guide mywaste.ie. You will find everything you need to know about how to manage your waste responsibly and efficiently.
An information leaflet on the Waste Bye Laws is set out hereunder:
A new waste plan - launched 14th May 2015.
All related documentation available on : www.emwr.ie