Permit to Deposit Controlled Waste - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approval and an entry permit to the Port Latta landfill if you intend to dispose of any of the following:

  • Fire debris;
  • Asbestos;
  • Hydrocarbon contaminated soil; and
  • Other controlled wastes.

You will require this permit if you intend to deposit any prescribed, hazardous or controlled waste at a waste management facility. Controlled, hazardous or prescribed waste includes those wastes that exhibit toxicity, chemical or biological reactivity, environmental persistence, or the ability to bio-accumulate or enter the food chain.

Please refer to the relevant Agency or your local council to determine the hazard level of your waste and for more information on this permit.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit, your application must be:

  • In an approved form;
  • Accompanied by any specified documents; and
  • Accompanied by the required fees.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Fees will vary depending on individual circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Administering agency

Circular Head Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Circular Head Council


Operating address:
33 Goldie Street
Smithton
TAS 7330
Mailing address:
PO BOX 348
Smithton, Tasmania 7330

Phone:

03 64524820
council@circularhead.tas.gov.au

Website:

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Supporting information

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