Registration of a Scrap Metal Dealer - New South Wales

Service summary

You are required to register your business if you intend to operate as a scrap metal dealer in New South Wales.

Scrap metal includes any object of commercial value which is made from or contains metal, and which is sold or traded in order for the metal to be recycled or reprocessed. You are considered a scrap metal dealer if you receive, buy or obtain scrap metal.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.

Duration

3 years.

Fees

 TypeAmount
ApplyApplication$210.00

Administering agency

Department of Justice
NSW Police Force
Security Licensing & Enforcement Directorate

Act(s) name

Scrap Metal Industry Act 2016 (New South Wales)

Regulation(s) name

Scrap Metal Industry Regulation 2016 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Enquiries
Department of Justice
NSW Police Force
Security Licensing & Enforcement Directorate


Mailing address:
LOCKED BAG 5099
Parramatta, New South Wales 2124

Phone:

1300 362 001

Fax:

02 8835 9475
SLED@police.nsw.gov.au

Website:

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Supporting information

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