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22-33 State of the Market Allotments
22-32 Delivering Scotland's circular economy - A route map to 2025 and beyond
22-31 The Levelling Up Parks Fund 2022
22-30 Transport and Fleet Trend Analysis
22-29 Highways and Winter Maintenance Trend Analysis
22-28 Street Lighting Trend Analysis
22-27 Trees, Levelling Up and Heatwaves 2022
22-26 Bees Needs Week
22-25 Local authority public conveniences
22-24 Proposed Domestic Building Environmental Standards Scotland Bill Consultation
22-23 Ash Dieback Survey Results 2022
22-22 Pay rates amongst refuse workers in the UK: An analysis of the challenges facing the sector
22-21 Consultation on environmental targets.pdf

22-20 Local authority cleaning services State of the Market 2022.pdf
22-19 Local authority catering services state of the market 2022.pdf

22-18 Parks Seminar 2022 Report Back
22-17 Highways Seminar 2022 Report Back
22-16 Registration of Plant Protection Products
22-15 Cemeteries and Crematoria - State of the Market 2022
22-14 Street Cleansing Seminar 2022 Report Back
22-13 Environment Act Seminar Report Back - How will the Act contribute to climate change actions within local councils
22-11 State of the Market in Street Cleansing and Streetscene Services 2022
22-10 Open Space Strategies
22-09 The impact of COVID-19 on local authority building maintenance: 2020-2021
22-08 The impact of COVID-19 on local authority Soft FM: 2020-2021
22-07 Briefing on Waste Carrier Consultation
22-06 Levelling Up White Paper: An analysis for APSE members
22-05 The Social Housing White Paper Professionalisation Review.pdf
22-04 APSE Consultation Response to Good Food Nation (Scotland) Bill - call for views.pdf
22-03 National litter and flytipping strategy consultation - Scottish Government.pdf
22-02 Nutritional Requirements for Food and Drink in Schools (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2021 guidance.pdf
22-01 Biodiversity Net Gain Consultation 2022.pdf

Promoting excellence in public services

APSE (Association for Public Service Excellence) is a not for profit unincorporated association working with over 300 councils throughout the UK. Promoting excellence in public services, APSE is the foremost specialist in local authority frontline services, hosting a network for frontline service providers in areas such as waste and refuse collection, parks and environmental services, cemeteries and crematorium, environmental health, leisure, school meals, cleaning, housing and building maintenance.






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