2023 Action Scorecards

Action Scorecards 2023

Question: What percentage of the council's overall staff work on implementing their Climate Action Plan or other climate change projects?

Question code
Governance & Finance
Staff time on climate action
Question weight


Three tier criteria
Criteria met if there are multiple staff members employed on 3 days a week or more to be working on the council's Climate Action Plan or other climate change projects equating to a given % of the overall council staff team.

Point awarded if more than 0.5% of council staff work on implementing a councils' Climate Action Plan or other climate change projects
further points awarded if more than 1% of council staff work on implementing a councils' Climate Action Plan or other climate change projects
Additional points awarded if more than 2% of council staff work on implementing a councils' Climate Action Plan or other climate change projects


Staff is defined as all directly employed council staff (excluding sub/contractors and agency staff). We accept contractors for the role of biodiversity planning officer as long as they are equivalent to 3 days or more a week.

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0 points

145 single tier councils

1 point

27 single tier councils

2 points

10 single tier councils

3 points

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Bristol City Council3/3
Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames3/3
Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead3/3
Central Bedfordshire Council2/3
City of York Council2/3
Flintshire County Council2/3
Leicester City Council2/3
London Borough of Barnet2/3
London Borough of Hackney2/3
London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham2/3
London Borough of Merton2/3
Perth and Kinross Council2/3
Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council2/3
Argyll and Bute Council1/3
Bedford Borough Council1/3
Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council1/3
City of Edinburgh Council1/3
City of London1/3
Cornwall Council (Unitary)1/3
Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council1/3
Dorset Council1/3
Durham County Council1/3
Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council1/3
Herefordshire Council1/3
Isle of Anglesey County Council1/3
Isles of Scilly1/3whatdotheyknow.com
London Borough of Brent1/3
London Borough of Hounslow1/3
London Borough of Waltham Forest1/3
Manchester City Council1/3
Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council1/3
Plymouth City Council1/3
Reading Borough Council1/3
Shetland Islands Council1/3
Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council1/3
The Highland Council1/3
West Berkshire Council1/3
Westminster City Council1/3
Wiltshire Council1/3
Wokingham Borough Council1/3
Aberdeen City Council0/3
Aberdeenshire Council0/3
Angus Council0/3
Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Bath and North East Somerset Council0/3
Birmingham City Council0/3
Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council0/3
Blackpool Borough Council0/3
Bolton Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Borough Council0/3
Bracknell Forest Council0/3
Bradford Metropolitan District Council0/3
Bridgend County Borough Council0/3
Brighton and Hove City Council0/3
Buckinghamshire Council0/3
Bury Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Caerphilly County Borough Council0/3
Calderdale Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Cardiff Council0/3
Carmarthenshire County Council0/3
Ceredigion County Council0/3
Cheshire East Council (Unitary)0/3
Cheshire West and Chester Council0/3
Clackmannanshire Council0/3
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar0/3
Conwy County Borough Council0/3
Coventry City Council0/3
Darlington Borough Council0/3
Denbighshire County Council0/3
Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Dumfries and Galloway Council0/3
Dundee City Council0/3
East Ayrshire Council0/3
East Dunbartonshire Council0/3
East Lothian Council0/3
East Renfrewshire Council0/3
East Riding of Yorkshire Council0/3
Falkirk Council0/3
Fife Council0/3
Glasgow City Council0/3
Gwynedd County Council0/3
Halton Borough Council0/3
Hartlepool Borough Council0/3
Inverclyde Council0/3
Isle of Wight Council0/3
Kingston-upon-Hull City Council0/3
Kirklees Council0/3
Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Leeds City Council0/3
Liverpool City Council0/3
London Borough of Barking and Dagenham0/3
London Borough of Bexley0/3
London Borough of Bromley0/3
London Borough of Camden0/3
London Borough of Croydon0/3
London Borough of Ealing0/3
London Borough of Enfield0/3
London Borough of Haringey0/3
London Borough of Harrow0/3
London Borough of Havering0/3
London Borough of Hillingdon0/3
London Borough of Hillingdon0/3
London Borough of Islington0/3
London Borough of Lambeth0/3
London Borough of Lewisham0/3
London Borough of Newham0/3
London Borough of Redbridge0/3
London Borough of Richmond upon Thames0/3
London Borough of Southwark0/3
London Borough of Sutton0/3
London Borough of Tower Hamlets0/3
London Borough of Wandsworth0/3
Luton Borough Council0/3
Medway Council0/3
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council0/3
Middlesbrough Borough Council0/3
Midlothian Council0/3
Milton Keynes0/3
Milton Keynes0/3
Monmouthshire County Council0/3
Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council0/3
Newcastle-upon-Tyne City Council0/3
Newport City Council0/3
North Ayrshire Council0/3
North East Lincolnshire Council0/3
North Lanarkshire Council0/3
North Lincolnshire Council0/3
North Northamptonshire Council0/3
North Somerset Council0/3
North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Northumberland Council0/3
North Yorkshire Council0/3
Nottingham City Council0/3
Orkney Islands Council0/3
Pembrokeshire County Council0/3
Peterborough City Council0/3
Portsmouth City Council0/3
Powys County Council0/3
Redcar and Cleveland Council0/3
Renfrewshire Council0/3
Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council0/3
Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Royal Borough of Greenwich0/3
Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea0/3
Rutland County Council0/3
Salford City Council0/3
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Scottish Borders Council0/3
Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Sheffield City Council0/3
Shropshire Council - Unitary0/3
Slough Borough Council0/3
Somerset Council0/3
Southampton City Council0/3
South Ayrshire Council0/3
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council0/3
South Gloucestershire Council0/3
South Lanarkshire Council0/3
South Tyneside Council0/3
St Helens Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Stirling Council0/3
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council0/3
Stoke-on-Trent City Council0/3
Sunderland City Council0/3
Swansea City Council0/3
Swindon Borough Council0/3
Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Telford & Wrekin Council0/3
The Moray Council0/3
Thurrock Council0/3
Torbay Council0/3
Torfaen County Borough Council0/3
Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Vale of Glamorgan Council0/3
Wakefield Metropolitan District Council0/3
Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Warrington Borough Council0/3
West Dunbartonshire Council0/3
West Lothian Council0/3
West Northamptonshire Council0/3
Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council0/3
Wirral Council0/3
Wolverhampton City Council0/3
Wrexham County Borough Council0/3