Approval to deposit or dispose of general waste - Whitsunday Regional Council - Queensland


You will need this approval if you intend to deposit or dispose of general waste on your premises. This approval will only be given for general waste that you produce on your premises.

General waste includes:

  • commercial waste - which is produced as a result of the ordinary use or occupation of a commercial premises
  • domestic waste - which is produced as a result of the ordinary use or occupation of domestic premises
  • recyclable waste - which is clean and inoffensive waste that is declared by the local government to be recyclable waste.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Please use the contact details for information regarding eligibility requirements.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Trade Waste Permits (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2009 Queensland

Administering agency

Whitsunday Regional Council

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:

Environmental Health and Local Laws Unit

Whitsunday Regional Council

Operating address: BOWEN
67 Herbert Street
Bowen QLD 4805
Operating address: CANNONVALE
Shop 23 Whitsunday Plaza
Cannonvale QLD 4802
Operating address: COLLINSVILLE
Cnr. Stanley and Conway Streets
Collinsville QLD 4804
Operating address: PROSERPINE
52 Main Street
Proserpine QLD 4800
Mailing address: PO BOX 104
Proserpine, Queensland 4800
Contact us phone: 1300 972 753
Fax: 07 4945 0222
Website: Whitsunday Regional Council (Opens in new window)