GMWDA transfers into the GMCA

From 1st April 2018 the Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority transferred all its duties, obligations and statutory powers for waste disposal to the Greater Manchester Combined Authority. The move is part of the 2014 ground-breaking devolution agreement.

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Key Personnel

Waste and resource management within the Greater Manchester Combined Authority is made up of a team who are responsible for the delivery of the aims and objectives set out in the Waste Management Strategy.

By working with our partners and the residents of Greater Manchester, we are doing everything we can to waste less and recycle more.

We envisage a society for Greater Manchester where all our resources are recycled or the energy is recovered, and nothing is wasted – put simply our aim is zero waste.

Councillor Alex Ganotis was elected as a councillor for Heatons North ward in 2011, and became leader of Stoc....
Head of Communications and Behavioural Change Jennifer was appointed in April 2017 as the Head of Communicati....
David Taylor
Executive Director David was appointed in 2007 as the Director of Contract Services for GMWDA. This role enco....
Sarah Mellow
Head of Corporate Services Responsible for managing meetings of the Authority, procurement, transparency, com....
Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority

Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority