Carrier bag charge

Record for the period April 2015 – March 2016 - Wales

Number of chargeable bags supplied:                             1,301,304

Total amount received from the sale of bags:                   £65,065

Total amount received from the 5p charge:                      £65,065

Net proceeds of the charge:                                                £54,221

 

Record for the period April 2015 – March 2016 - England

Number of chargeable bags supplied:                             8,270,977

Total amount received from the sale of bags:                   £413,549

Total amount received from the 5p charge:                      £413,549

Net proceeds of the charge:                                                £344,624

 

 

Record for the period April 2015 – March 2016 - Scotland

 

Number of chargeable bags supplied:                             3,200,666

Total amount received from the sale of bags:                   £160,033

Total amount received from the 5p charge:                      £160,033

Net proceeds of the charge:                                                £133,361

We donated the net proceeeds as follows:

Proceeds were donated to the Greggs Foundation for use within their Environmental Grant Making programme, supporting environmental improvements across local communities.