You may be required to obtain this consent if you intend to discharge liquid trade waste into sewers managed by the Agency. Liquid trade waste is defined as liquid waste generated by any:
- Scientific research; or
- Experimental activities.
Waste generated through the course of domestic activities is not classified as trade waste. Liquid trade waste must comply with certain standards as determined by the Agency in order to be considered of an acceptable standard for discharge into the sewerage system.
Depending on the volume and type of wastewater generated, your business may be classified as a:
- Commercial Customer (Category 1 or 2);
- Industrial Customer (Category 3 or 4); or
- Tankered Waste Customer.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.
Applications may be posted, emailed or hand delivered.
Water and Sewerage Industry Act 2008 (Tasmania)
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