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Waste Management Plan for the Dublin Region

Regional Waste Plan - Annual Progress Report 2011

The Dublin Local Authorities have published the fifth Annual Progress Report on the Dublin Waste Plan. The report compiles and reviews the latest waste data and tracks the regions progress against key performance indicators.

To download the report in full click here 

Regional Waste Plan – Annual Progress Report 2010

The Dublin Local Authorities (Dublin City Council, Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council, Fingal County Council and South Dublin County Council) are responsible for producing on an annual basis an update of waste management data and statistics for the Region.

The Annual Progress Report is published yearly and provides the most up to date information on waste generation, collection and management in Dublin.

This is the fourth Annual Progress Report since the publication of the Dublin Regional Waste Plan in November 2005 and provides the most accurate assessment of waste management for the Region.

Waste Management Plan for the Dublin Region 2005 - 2010

The Dublin Waste Management Plan 2005-2010 aims towards achieving 59% recycling,

 25% incineration and 16% landfill. 

Since the launch of the Dublin Waste Management Plan in 2005 a number of developments within the Region have taken place. These are documented in the various reports prepared by the four local authorities which can be viewed below:   

Dublin Waste Management Plan 2005-2010

Annual Progress Report 2007

Annual Progress Report 2008

Waste Plan Variation (March 2008) (as Gaeilge)

Annual Progress Report 2009

In June 2008 the Waste Management (Collection Permit) Regulations 2007 (as amended) came into operation. In order to give effect to the new Regulations, a review of existing waste collection permits in the Dublin Region is being initiated undertaken. The links below contain information about the new Regulations and guidance documents on the permit review.  


For more information

Dublin City Council
Waste Management Services
68 - 70 Marrowbone Lane
Dublin 8

Tel: (01) 222 1000
Fax: (01) 454 4830  or (01) 222 4509
Email: waste.management@dublincity.ie