Licence to Transport Clinical Waste - Australian Capital Territory

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to operate a business that transports clinical waste. Clinical wastes are wastes resulting from the treatment and care of people and animals, including:

  • sharps (needles, scalpels, pipettes)
  • tissue and fluid specimens
  • cytotoxic and veterinary drugs and pharmaceiticals (used or unused)
  • materials which have been in contact with these substances.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.Please use the contact details below to find out more information.

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 licence you must ensure each vehicle that you intend to use for the transport of clinical waste complies with:

  • The requirements of the Clinical Waste Manual
  • The Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Twelve months.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $149.00

Per annum per each vehicle for the fourth and subsequent vehicles.

Apply Application All $448.00

Up to three vehicles per annum.

Act(s) name

Clinical Waste Act 1990 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate

Environment

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Environment Protection Authority

Environment

Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate

Mailing address: GPO BOX 158
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Mailing address: 16 Challis Street
Dickson, Australian Capital Territory 2602
Phone: 13 22 81
Email: environment.protection@act.gov.au