You will require this licence if you intend
to operate a waste facility. A waste facility is a site used by a waste
management business for the storage, sorting, treatment, processing, or
disposal of waste.
Please use the contact details below to find out more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
Application to the waste manager for a
licence must be in writing. A licence must only be issued to those who comply
with waste legislation.
The waste manager may refuse an application
The application contains false
or misleading information
- You have committed an waste
management offense within 2 years the application.
Licensee must continue to comply with waste
legislation. The licensee must tell the waste manager of any
changes to details submitted in the application.
are not transferrable.
This licence does not end unless it is surrendered, cancelled or you fail to pay the next licence fee.
Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.
Application for Waste Facility Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.
An application must be refused or approved within 56 days after receiving it.
Transport Canberra and City Services
Waste Management and Resource Recovery Act 2016 (Australian Capital Territory)
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