Waste Management functions of the Council are administered as follows and include

  • Domestic, Business and Industrial Wastes
  • Garden Refuse
  • Building Rubbles
  • Dump site and landfill site
  • Cleaning and maintenance;
  • Allocation of grave space
  • Wellness awareness sessions
  • HIV and AIDS
  • Registration and Inspection
  • Hostel Inspection
  • Impounding and controlling
  • Maintenance of the pounding facility
  • Street sweeping and cleaning
  • Clearing up of illegally dumped waste
  • Emptying of street litter bins and pole mounted containers

Waste Management Activities

Waste Management
Activities Responsible person Period Frequency of operation
Domestic, Business and Industrial Wastes One contractor at Eastern side of Mandume Ndemufayo Street.

One contractor at  Western side Mandume Ndemufayo Street

2 years

 

2 years

 

 

 

Collection must be twice a week

Garden Refuse One contractor at Dr. Libertine Amadhila to Lion Street ext 11;

One contractor ftom Dr. Libertine Amadhila Oshiko area, one contractor at Western side of Mandume Ndemufayo Street

 

2 years

 

Twice a month

Building Rubbles Construction contractors: if you contract someone to building your house/business it is your responsibility to ensure that the contractor leave the area clean Owner None
Dump site and landfill site Council is responsible of maintenance.  Whoever every resident must ensure that all wastes are disposed at the dump site N/A ongoing
Recreational and Cemetery
Cleaning and maintenance;

Allocation of grave space

Contractor (Recreation Park/Baywatch) this where residents can relax and enjoy with their families free of charge for now. 12 months Everyday
Wellness
Wellness awareness sessions Council (Environmental Health) N/A Quarterly
Occupational Health and Safety
HIV and AIDS HIV and AIDS Focal person and peer educator. N/A Ongoing
Business and hostel Compliance
Registration and Inspection Council (Environmental Health) N/A Ongoing
Hostel Inspection Council (Environmental Health) have to conduct a routine inspection in the boarding schools to determine the safety of the occupants N/A Ongoing
Impounding and controlling Contractor: the contractor is responsible for impounding of stray animals during the day. Pigs are not allowed in town at all. Chicken must be kept in a cage and not moving around; dogs are to be kept within yards and licensing will start next year (2016). 12 months ongoing
Animal control
Maintenance of the pounding facility Council is having a facility for impounding stray animals and can only be realised upon payment as per tariffs structure N/A ongoing