Licence to Undertake an Activity Prohibited by a Chemical Control Order - New South Wales

Description

You may require this licence if you intend to undertake an activity prohibited by a Chemical Control Order (CCO). Activities for which this licence may be required include the manufacture, processing, distribution, conveyance, use, storage, sale or disposal of chemicals or chemical waste.

CCOs are used by the Agency to control particular chemicals and / or chemical wastes that have a significant potential to impact on the environment.

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 licence, you must submit an application including:

  • Your name and address;
  • The address of the premises at which you intend to carry out the activities for which the licence is sought;
  • The name, or a description, of the chemical or chemical waste to which the application relates; and
  • Details of the Chemical Control Order under which you are applying for the licence
  • A list and details of the prescribed activities for which the licence is sought.

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

Duration

You may apply for a general or short term licence. The duration of a short term licence must be less than one year.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $1140.00 -
Apply Licence All $570.00

Fee per year for which licence is granted or renewed.

Renew Renewal All $710.00 -
Transfer Transfer All $130.00 -

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for a Licence to Undertake an Activity Prohibited by a Chemical Control Order - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Environmentally Hazardous Chemicals Act 1985 NSW

Administering agency

Department of Planning and Environment

NSW Environment Protection Authority

Contact details

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

General enquiries, Environment Line

NSW Environment Protection Authority

Department of Planning and Environment

Operating address: Level 14
59-61 Goulburn Street
Sydney
New South Wales 2000
Mailing address: PO BOX A290
Sydney South, New South Wales 1232
Phone: 02 9995 5555
Phone: 13 15 55
Fax: 02 9995 5911
Email: info@environment.nsw.gov.au