Other Guidance and Support to Local Authorities

England

WRAP running ROTATE. Other support from WIP. Regional Funding is paid by Local Authority Support Unit (LASU) to promote regional projects helping local authorities increase recycling and reduce waste.

Northern Ireland

Support for local authorities in Northern Ireland is available from WRAP.

Scotland and Northern Ireland Forum for Environmental Research (SNIFFER) addresses knowledge gaps relating to environmental issues.

Scotland

Zero Waste Scotland offers support to local authorities in Scotland.  SWAG (Scottish Waste Awareness Group) and CRNS will be incorporated into Zero Waste Scotland from 1st April 2011.  2010 is a transitional year. 

Scotland and Northern Ireland Forum for Environmental Research (SNIFFER) addresses knowledge gaps relating to environmental issues.

Wales

Wales Government (WG) fund the Welsh Local Government Association Peer Review initiative to review the performance of each local authority and identify and disseminate good practice.

Waste and Resource Action Programme support (WRAP)