Approval to Dispose of Trade Waste into a Public Sewer - New South Wales

Description

You will require this approval if you are going to discharge commercial, trade or industrial waste directly or indirectly into a public sewer. This type of waste is referred to as liquid trade waste and includes waste produced by the following types of businesses:

  • business / commercial premises (such as a beautician, florist, hairdresser, hotel, motel, restaurant, butcher, service station, supermarket or dentist)
  • community / public premises (such as a craft club, school, college, university, hospital or nursing home)
  • industrial premises
  • trade activities (such as a mobile carpet cleaner)
  • commercial activities carried out in a residential location
  • commercial saleyards, racecourses, stables and kennels
  • any wastewater transported by vehicle or drawn from ships or boats (including septic effluent).

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

To be eligible for this approval you will be required to provide details of the type of waste, location and duration of the deposit.

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

Duration

As specified on the approval.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

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

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Local Government (General) Regulation 2005 NSW

Administering agency

Upper Hunter Shire Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Upper Hunter Shire Council

Operating address: 135 Liverpool Street
Scone, New South Wales 2337
Operating address: 34 - 40 Vennacher Street
Merriwa, New South Wales 2329
Operating address: 47 Mayne Street
Murrurundi, New South Wales 2338
Mailing address: PO BOX 208
Scone, New South Wales 2337
Phone: 02 6540 1100
Fax: 02 6545 2671
Email: council@upperhunter.nsw.gov.au
Website: Upper Hunter Shire Council (Opens in new window)