Trade waste approval (for liquid waste discharge to sewer in Whitsunday Region) - Whitsunday Regional 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.

Duration

Council determines the length of this approval. If you plan to alter any of the processes involved in generating trade waste, you will need approval.

Application process

Contact council for more information on the current application process and relevant form.

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

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
Email: info@whitsundayrc.qld.gov.au
Website: Whitsunday Regional Council (Opens in new window)