Approval for a Super Collector - South Australia


You will require a permit if you intend to carry on the business of a super collector to recover beverage containers sold in South Australia for the purpose of the container deposit scheme.

A super collector is a person or business who establishes a waste management arrangement with beverage suppliers and collection depots to collect, handle and deliver beverage containers for reuse, recycling or disposal.

The collection process undertaken by a super collector ensures consumers are refunded the deposit and depots are paid for the collection and sorting service.

Please contact the agency for more information.

Service type


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

Ongoing eligibility requirements

You must lodge with the agency an annual return with the required container information.




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $941.70 Application fee.
Apply Licence All $700.80 Annual fee.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Super Collector Guidelines - PDF (Opens in new window)

Application process


You must complete the application and submit it with fee payment to the agency.


Not transferable.

Administering agency

Environment Protection Authority

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:

Container Deposit Legislation

Environment Protection Authority

Operating address: Level 2
211 Victoria Square
Adelaide, South Australia 5000
Operating address: 11 Helen Street
Mount Gambier, South Australia 5291
Mailing address: GPO BOX 2607
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Toll Free: 1800 623 445
Phone: 08 8204 2004
Fax: 08 8124 4670
Website: Environment Protection Authority (Opens in new window)