Annual review

Annual review Creating a greener, cleaner Surrey is a review of the programme of countywide initiatives that were coordinated and funded by the Surrey Environment Partnership in 2019-20. Read it below or download a PDF of the report. See also Our strategyProjectsCommunications Surrey's target 70% 70% of Surrey's waste should be recycled. What happens to Surrey's waste? The Surrey Environment… Continue Reading Annual review

Joint communications

Joint communications SEP has a joint communications programme to encourage residents to recycle more. The key areas are clothes and home textiles, food, dry mixed recycling and garden waste. The programme also focuses on reducing fly-tipping across Surrey. Clothes and home textiles Clothes and home textiles are important materials as a waste composition analysis in 2016 found that only 15… Continue Reading Joint communications


Projects Find out about some of the Surrey Environment Partnership's (SEP) projects. New ways of working together SEP is investigating new ways of working together to make waste services even more efficient and effective. This includes; how the partnership is best governed to make decisions together whilst enabling flexibility, how the partnership funding works and how waste services are designed.… Continue Reading Projects

Partnership members

Partnership members The partnership's members are: Elmbridge Borough Council Epsom and Ewell Borough Council Guildford Borough Council Mole Valley District Council Reigate and Banstead Borough Council Spelthorne Borough Council Surrey County Council Surrey Heath Borough Council Tandridge District Council Runnymede Borough Council Waverley Borough Council Woking Borough Council. See also Our strategy

Our strategy

Our strategy Dealing with the huge amount of waste generated in Surrey homes is the challenging and costly job undertaken by members of the Surrey Environment Partnership. Surrey’s plan for waste management (known as the Joint Municipal Waste Management Strategy) outlines how we do it and on a regular basis we take a fresh look at the strategy and update… Continue Reading Our strategy

About us

About the Surrey Environment Partnership The Surrey Environment Partnership (SEP) is made up of Surrey County Council (SCC) and the 11 district and borough councils in the county. It aims to manage Surrey's waste in the most efficient, effective, economical and sustainable manner. The 11 district and borough councils are waste collection authorities (WCAs) and are responsible for the collection… Continue Reading About us