Trade waste approval - Gold Coast City Council - Queensland

Description

You will require a trade waste approval if your business will need to discharge trade waste into a sewer.

Trade waste includes any liquid waste other than domestic sewage generated from business, trade, or manufacturing premises. For example, trade waste can include grease, oil, solids, heavy metals, or chemicals.

Examples of businesses that might need a trade waste approval are:

  • cafes and restaurants
  • manufacturing
  • farms
  • abattoirs and butchers
  • medical services
  • vehicle and plant-related businesses
  • cleaning services.

Service type

Licence

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

Ongoing eligibility requirements

You will need approval to alter any processes involved in generating trade waste.

Duration

12 months

Transfer

This approval cannot be transferred. If you change property ownership or lease a business establishment, the existing approval will be cancelled. A new application for approval will be necessary.

Administering agency

Gold Coast City Council

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Gold Coast City Council

Operating address: 135 Bundall Road
Bundall
Queensland 4217
Mailing address: PO Box 5042
Gold Coast Mail Centre
Queensland 9729
Phone: 1300 694 222
Phone: 07 5582 8211
Fax: 07 5596 3653
Email: mail@goldcoast.qld.gov.au
Website: City of Gold Coast (Opens in new window)