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Statistics on disposals of waste to landfill and tax due, for July to September 2021.


The purpose of Landfill Disposals Tax is to:

  • reduce the amount of waste going into landfill
  • encourage less harmful methods of waste management such as recycling and incineration

The tax has an important role in the Welsh Government plan to achieve net zero emissions.

These quarterly statistics include data and commentary on the:

  • weight of and tax due on authorised disposals of waste, by tax rate
  • weight of material relieved or discounted
  • number of authorised sites and landfill site operators in Wales

These initial estimates for July to September 2021 are provisional. We will revise these estimates in the next statistics publication.


Datasets and interactive tools

Landfill Disposals Tax statistics: July to September 2021 , file type: XLSX, file size: 506 KB

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Statistician: Dave Jones

Telephone: 0300 025 4729


Telephone: 03000 254 770