Useful Information regarding Walley’s Quarry

Documentary on BBC 4 “The Secret Life of Landfill: A Rubbish History”

Watch a useful documentary on BBC 4 –  Click Here to view the BBC 4 documentary

Report your concerns to:

Newcastle Borough Council Environmental Health Team  Click Here here to access the form or by ringing 01782 717717

Environment Agency

The Environment Agency regulates the two environmental permits held by the Red Industries RM Limited (“the operator”) for Walleys Quarry landfill.  Our regulation includes reviews of monitoring data and site visits, both announced and unannounced.

Should you have concerns with regards to odour outside of the site boundaries, pests or any other pollution matters relating to the sites please call our free 24 hour incident hotline on 0800 80 70 60

Staffordshire County Council

The County Council is responsible for determining planning applications for the sites.  We are consulted by the Council on planning applications. If you have any planning permission questions please contact:


Watch the Newcastle under Lyme Borough Council Scrutiny Review Working Party meetings by clicking the below links.  If you require a transcript of both please contact Denise French at  Newcastle Borough Council on 01782 742211 or  Click here to view Newcastle Borough Council Scrutiny Committee pages


Please click here to view the Walleys Quarry Landfill Scrutiny Meeting 12th August 2020 Power Point presentation (PPTX)

Please click here to view the Walleys-Landfill-Settlement leaflet showing during and after views of the site (PDF)

Please click here to view the Scrutiny Review Working Party 25th November 2020 Power Point presentation (PPTX)