East London Waste Authority
East London Waste Authority

East London Waste Authority

We are responsible for the disposal of waste from the London Boroughs of Barking & Dagenham, Havering, Newham and Redbridge.

Click on your Borough to discover more:

Frizlands Lane RRC,

Barking & Dagenham

Gerpins Lane RRC,

Havering

Jenkins Lane RRC,

Newham

Chigwell Road RRC,

Redbridge

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

The best way to cut down on your waste is not to produce it in the first place. Learn how to reduce and reuse...

Education

Help bring recycling to life for young people through school visits, trips to our education centre and more...

The East London Waste Authority (ELWA) was established on 1 January 1986 as a Statutory Waste Disposal Authority (WDA), responsible for the disposal of waste collected by the London Boroughs of Barking & Dagenham, Havering, Newham and Redbridge.

Joint Strategy for East London’s Resources and Waste (2027-57)

ELWA and the London Boroughs of Barking and Dagenham, Havering, Newham and Redbridge have prepared and adopted the Joint Strategy for East London’s Resources and Waste (2027-57).  For more information visit the Joint Strategy page.