Tracking Hazardous Waste - New South Wales

Description

You are required to track certain types of hazardous waste when being transported. There are two categories of hazardous waste that require tracking:

  • Category 1 - must be tracked within when being transported NSW and interstate
  • Category 2 - must be tracked only when travelling interstate.

A full list of category 1 and 2 trackable waste is detailed in the attached document.

Waste producers, transporters and receiving facility managers are all required to track hazardous waste when being transported.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Regulatory Obligation

An obligation defined in law. A business must comply with relevant services.

Duration

Up to a maximum period of five years.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Online Waste Tracking System (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Protection of the Environment Operations Act 1997 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Protection of the Environment Operations (Waste) Regulation 2014 New South Wales

Additional information

You are require to obtain a consignment authorisation and a transport certificate before trackable waste can be transported.

Administering agency

Department of Planning, Industry 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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

General Enquiries, Environment Line

NSW Environment Protection Authority

Department of Planning, Industry and Environment

Phone: 02 9995 5555
Phone: 13 15 55
Fax: 02 9995 5911
Email: info@epa.nsw.gov.au
Website: NSW Environment Protection Authority (Opens in new window)