Telford and Wrekin - Working in the Community

Working with local groups in Telford and Wrekin to provide information on recycling and waste

Veolia working with the Community

Veolia works to support the local community through the promotion and education of recycling. Alongside this the company offers financial grants to groups and organisations that work to improve the environment and community of Telford and Wrekin.  The EnviroGrant Scheme offers grants of up to £1000 for community or environmental projects within the borough. Please see the information leaflet below for more information and terms and conditions. The online application form can he found below - the closing date is the end of January.


The EnviroGrant information leaflet can be found here:

EnviroGrant Information Leaflet (2 MB)


The EnviroGrant online application form will be found here :



If you would like to refer to a paper copy of the application form before completing the online form, or if you'd prefer to print and handwrite your application, please find the paper copy here:

(EnviroGrant application form, paper copy) (217.15 KB)

Visit a site

For anyone who wishes to learn more about the recycling process, we offer tours of our Materials Recycling Facility in Wolverhampton and Energy Recovery Facilities in Stafford and Shrewsbury. If you run a local community group and would like more information about the recycling services in Telford and Wrekin or to book a tour of one of our facilities please contact Ruth Jones on 07824 545597 or [email protected]  

Your purple top wheelie bin, green wheelie bin, blue bag and food caddy.
Veolia are working in partnership with Telford & Wrekin Council to improve recycling rates and offer an excellent service to residents
Veolia are keen to work with schools within Telford & Wrekin to provide information to children about recycling.
Find out how you can start composting at home!
All the materials that you place in your purple top bin or your blue bag or box are sent to be recycled into new materials.