Trade waste approval - Unitywater - 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

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

Fees

Contact Unitywater to determine applicable fees.

Forms

Application process

To apply for this licence, you will need to complete an application form and submit it to UnityWater with the appropriate fee. A site inspection by Unitywater may be required.

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

Unitywater

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:

Enquiries

Unitywater

Operating address: Ground Floor
8-10 Maud Street
MAROOCHYDORE QLD 4558
Mailing address: PO Box 953
CABOOLTURE QLD 4510
Phone: 1300 086 489
Email: ask.us@unitywater.com
Website: Unitywater (Opens in new window)