Project Description

The Government of Jamaica, through the Ministry of Local Government and Community Development (MLGCD) intends to improve the solid waste management (SWM) services on the island through engagement of private sector.

Introducing private sector participation in the integrated development of the solid waste sector in the country is crucial to addressing the overall challenges of the system, from waste collection, sorting, recycling to waste reduction through waste to energy (WtE) facilities and disposal in sanitary landfills, in line with industry best practice to ensure sustainability and compliance with international standards in waste management.

Expected life of the project:    25 years

Status:   Business Case is currently being developed.          

Jamaica Solid Waste Management (PPP)