Consignment Authorisation - South Australia


You will need this approval to be a consignor of controlled waste. A consignment authorisation is issued to a waste consignor (either a waste producer or a transporter acting on their behalf) by an approved receiving facility or by the EPA. It allows the transport of specified waste from a consignor to a receiving facility.

Controlled waste is any that can harm human health and the environment if it is not managed properly. It is produced by:

  • Industrial or commercial activities
  • medical, nursing, dental, veterinary, pharmaceutical or other related activities
  • activities carried out on or at a laboratory
  • an apparatus for the treatment of sewage.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.


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Administering agency

Environment Protection Authority

Contact details

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