Permit to Scavenge at a Waste Management Facility - Burnie City Council - Tasmania


You will require this permit if you intend to:

  • remove any article deposited at a waste management facility
  • interfere with any materials, plant or equipment at a waste management facility
  • remove off-cuts of wood or trees from a waste management facility.

A waste management facility includes:

  • refuse disposal areas
  • recycling centres
  • resource recovery facilities.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit, your application must:

  • be in an approved form
  • be accompanied by any specified documents
  • be accompanied by the required fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


As specified on the permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 Tasmania

Local law(s) name

Waste Collection and Waste Management 2 2017

Administering agency

Burnie City 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:

Enquiries Officer, Land and Environmental Services

Burnie City Council

Operating address: 80 Wilson Street
Burnie, Tasmania 7320
Mailing address: PO BOX 973
Burnie, Tasmania 7320
Phone: 03 6430 5770
Fax: 03 6431 6840
Website: Burnie City Council (Opens in new window)