Webinar video: Procuring Waste Management Services

Webinar video: Procuring Waste Management Services
Webinar video: Procuring Waste Management Services

At this webinar recording we have a stellar panel discussing the three overarching themes on the procurement of waste management services and infrastructure for local authorities.

Finance: How do you balance price vs quality? How can you deliver both the procurement and the service/infrastructure with limited budgets? What will austerity mean for future service provision?

Flexibility: How can you address change in law as part of the procurement? How can options appraisals support in decision making? What role do Local Authority trading companies have to play? 

Future gazing: How will Brexit affect procurement? What needs to be considered from the Circular Economy Package? What will the upcoming Resources and Waste Strategy and Budget mean for Local Authority services and infrastructure?

Listen to the recording of this webinar to hear from our expert panel on how local authorities can deliver high-performing, easy-to-use waste and public-realm services with supporting infrastructure, at a reasonable price:

  • Hannah Lawrie - Procurement Specialist, Ricardo
  • Dr Adam Read – External Affairs, SUEZ
  • Craig Griffiths - Head of Commercial and Public Law, Acuity Legal
  • Saeefar Rehman - Associate Director, Grant Thornton

Based on our newly released Procurement Toolkit, we share with you a strategy for effective procurement, with hints and tips from our expert panel of legal, technical and financial advisors and contractor, so that by the end of the webinar you will know how to approach a procurement process to ensure it:

  • provides value
  • delivers excellence 
  • drives efficiency and
  • creates the foundation for a collaborative approach to the delivery of waste management and public-realm services and infrastructure.

This webinar recording includes tricky waste management procurement questions submitted by live listeners on the day of the broadcast.

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