Northumberland Council

Waste Recycling Performance

247 (71.59%) of local authorities perform better than Northumberland County Council.

97 (28.12%) of local authorities perform worse than Northumberland County Council.

Northumberland County Council has a population of 311,000

Map of the Northumberland County Council Area

The area shaded blue on the map represents the extent of Northumberland County Council. The map pin represents the location of the council offices.

Northumberland Council is within the ceremonial counties of Northumberland and Cumbria and

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Map of Councils within Northumberland

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Map of Councils within Cumbria

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Wards within Northumberland Council

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Map of Wards within Northumberland Council
  • Alnwick
  • Amble
  • Amble West with Warkworth
  • Ashington Central
  • Bamburgh
  • Bedlington Central
  • Bedlington East
  • Bedlington West
  • Bellingham
  • Berwick East
  • Berwick North
  • Berwick West with Ord
  • Bothal
  • Bywell
  • Choppington
  • College
  • Corbridge
  • Cowpen
  • Cramlington East
  • Cramlington Eastfield
  • Cramlington North
  • Cramlington South East
  • Cramlington Village
  • Cramlington West
  • Croft
  • Druridge Bay
  • Haltwhistle
  • Hartley
  • Haydon
  • Haydon and Hadrian
  • Hexham Central with Acomb
  • Hexham East
  • Hexham West
  • Hirst
  • Holywell
  • Humshaugh
  • Isabella
  • Kitty Brewster
  • Longhorsley
  • Longhoughton
  • Lynemouth
  • Morpeth Kirkhill
  • Morpeth North
  • Morpeth Stobhill
  • Newbiggin Central and East
  • Newsham
  • Norham and Islandshires
  • Pegswood
  • Plessey
  • Ponteland East and Stannington
  • Ponteland North
  • Ponteland South with Heddon
  • Ponteland West
  • Prudhoe North
  • Prudhoe South
  • Rothbury
  • Seaton with Newbiggin West
  • Seghill with Seaton Delaval
  • Shilbottle
  • Sleekburn
  • South Blyth
  • South Tynedale
  • Stakeford
  • Stocksfield and Broomhaugh
  • Wensleydale
  • Wooler

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Northumberland County Council Contact Details

Contact Details for Northumberland County Council
Contact Us Page
AddressCounty Hall
PostcodeNE61 2EF
Telephone Number DescriptionCustomer Contact Centre
Telephone Number0845 600 6400
Main Contact

Details for Northumberland Council

Local Authority NameNorthumberland Council
PostcodeNE61 2EF
NHS Health AuthorityNorth East
Parliamentary ConstituencyWansbeck
European Electoral RegionNorth East
Primary Care TrustNorthumberland
RegionNorth East
Admin County
ONS CodeE06000057

Political Make up of the Council for Northumberland County Council

Next Council ElectionBallot Box6/5/2021
Total Council SeatsCouncil Seats67
ConservativesConservative Party33
Labour PartyLabour Party24
Liberal DemocratsLiberal Democrats3

Waste and Recycling Rates for Northumberland County Council 2017-18

Waste Recycling Performance

247 (71.59%) of local authorities perform better than Northumberland County Council.

97 (28.12%) of local authorities perform worse than Northumberland County Council.

Recycling Rates
Authority TypeUnitary
Waste per household KG634.6
Percentage of household waste sent for reuse, recycling or composting36.20%
Collected household waste per person (kg)468.5

Employee Headcount for Northumberland County Council

FTE = Full Time Equivalent

RegionNorth East
Total Headcount8761
Total FTE6682
Male Full Time2034
Female Full Time2210
Male Part Time579
Female Part Time3938
Male Full Time perm1957
Male Part Time perm0
Female Full Time perm2103
Female Part Time perm0
Perm Male2463
Perm Female5771
Perm Full-time4060
Perm Part-time4174
Male total FTE perm2190
Female total FTE perm4219
Male Full Time temp77
Male Part Time temp0
Female Full Time temp107
Female Part Time temp0
Temp Male150
Temp Female377
Temp Full-time184
Temp Part-time343
Male total FTE temp87
Female total FTE temp186

Towns and Villages within Northumberland County Council