Legal Terms, Copyright and Conditions


When you use this web site you are agreeing to accept the terms of use set out below, and any additional terms that may be located on other pages within web site. Merseyside Waste Disposal Authority (MWDA) may change these terms without notice at any time, so you should revisit these and any other relevant pages from time to time to see what terms of use you are agreeing to.

Data Protection

MWDA will only process any personal data/information you submit in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulations 2018. For more information about the General Data Protection Regulations 2018 please visit If you have any enquiries which are related to either the General Data Protection Regulations 2018, the Freedom of Information Act 2000 or the Environmental Information Regulations you can contact MWDA on Tel: 0151 255 1444.


Unless otherwise stated, the design and layout of this web site, and all the material published on this web site, including text, graphics, logos, sounds, images and attached documents, is the copyright of MWDA.

Personal, non-commercial use

MWDA authorises you to view and download the material on this web site only for your personal, non-commercial use. You must keep any copyright or other notices contained in the original material on any of the material you download.

Educational use

Educational organisations may use documents on the web site for distribution in the classroom, without permission from MWDA, so long as (i) no changes are made to any documents (ii) no documents are broadcast in any way or copied or posted to any network computer (iii) an acknowledgement is included to MWDA.

Written permission

Any other use of the material on this web site, including distribution outside the classroom, requires express written permission from MWDA.

Other websites and networked computers

You may not use this web site or any part of this web site for any purpose on any other web site or networked computer.


MWDA has taken every care in compiling information and material for this web site. However, we will not be held responsible for any loss, damage or inconvenience caused as a result of an inaccuracy or error contained in these web pages.

Quality of information – how you can help

If you think there are any mistakes or out of date information on any part of the web site, please let us know by filling in a CONTACT US email reply form and telling us which page or pages you think need changing

External links

Links to external web sites are provided only for your convenience. MWDA does not endorse any external linked web sites. The sites are not under the control of MWDA and we are not responsible for their content.

Your feedback and comments

MWDA welcomes your feedback and comments about the Authority, and about this site. We consider any feedback, comments or other material you post on this site, or send us through this site, as non-confidential. MWDA will be free to use this material, your feedback and comments, and any data transmitted with them in any way it requires. You are prohibited from posting or sending any unlawful, threatening, libellous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic material to or from this site, or any other material that would break any law. MWDA may monitor or review any areas of the site where users send or post communications, feedback, comments or other material. But MWDA has no liability related to these communications, feedback, comments or materials.

Limitation of liability

MWDA, its suppliers or other third parties mentioned on this site will not be liable for any damages arising out of the use, inability to use, or results of use of this site, any web sites linked to this site, or any material or information contained on this site.

Privacy Policy

MWDA respects your privacy. The information that you provide us with, or that is gathered automatically, helps us to monitor our service and provide you with the services that you are entitled to. Emails and forms are treated in the same way as other communications with the Authority. MRWA Privacy Notice.


Information on our use of cookies and how you can control them is described on the MRWA Cookie Information page.

Registration and Authentication

We may in the future require you to register and be authenticated with us in order to access extra services. The information will not be used for sending you newsletters or other information/promotions unless stated.

Third party sites

Some of our services are provided through partnerships with other organisations. We may, on occasion, share non-personal aggregated information to these third parties.


On occasion we may conduct online surveys. These may be used to determine our services and collect information that we may find useful. These surveys are optional. We may share non-personal, aggregated information with third parties.

Third parties

Some of our pages contain links to sites operated by third parties. The content on these sites are not under our control. If you have any questions concerning these sites and the u sage of them we suggest that you contact the webmaster of the relevant site directly.


Whilst we make every effort to keep the information that you supply secure, please be aware that the Internet is not a fully secure medium.

Usage of information

If requested we may submit your information to law enforcement or government authorities.

Policy changes

By using our site you agree to accept this privacy policy and are aware that our policy may change with time. Any changes to this policy will appear on this web page.