Services of waste management range from waste collection and disposal, public cleansing to advisory services.
Services are either rendered directly or outsourced to private service providers through a franchise agreement or direct contract where the WMA pay for the service rendered.
Statutory services provided by the department include waste collection from public places such as markets, lorry stations, and public open spaces.
The following services are also available on request:
- Solid Waste Collection Services
Subscription to solid waste services is mandatory to all owners and occupiers of all types of premises (domestic, industrial, institutions etc.).
Prospective service beneficiaries are required to register with only WMA accredited service providers in their respective communities for solid waste services.
It is illegal to subscribe to services of unaccredited service providers.
- Cleansing Services
Cleaning of streets, pavements and kerbs
Cleaning of public open spaces
Cleaning of public places such as markets and lorry parks
Cleaning of drains
These services are available to private property owners or establishments on demand
- Special Waste Collection Services
Evacuation of Clinical waste
Cleaning and Evacuation of toxic waste
- Advisory Services
Development of waste management plans for real estate developers, commercial properties and industrial establishments
Preparation of RFPs for procurement of waste management services by private entities
Evaluation of proposals for waste management services
These services are available to private property owner or establishments on demand
- Liquid Waste Management Services
Desludging of septic tanks
Desilting of septic tanks
Construction of household toilets
Connection to Metropolitan sewerage network
Design and construction of toilet facilities
Note: Standard service charges are published annually in the WMA Fee Fixing Resolution