Trade waste approval (for liquid waste discharge to sewer in Torres) - Torres Shire 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.

Transfer

You cannot transfer this approval. If you change property ownership or lease a business establishment, you will have to reapply for a new approval.

Administering agency

Torres Shire 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:

Torres Shire Council

Operating address: 68 Douglas Street
Thursday Island, Queensland 4875
Mailing address: PO BOX 171
Thursday Island, Queensland 4875
Phone: 07 4069 1336
Fax: 07 4069 1845
Email: admin@torres.qld.gov.au
Website: Torres Shire Council (Opens in new window)