Registration as a Controlled Waste Handler - Tasmania


You will require this registration if you intend to operate as a:

  • controlled waste producer
  • controlled waste transporter
  • controlled waste agent
  • controlled waste facility operator.

You may be registered under more than one of the categories above.

Controlled waste is a substance or item that is, or is derived from:

  • an agricultural or veterinary chemical
  • dangerous goods
  • poisons
  • sewage
  • tyres
  • waste within the meaning of the National Management Plan
  • waste within the meaning of the Commonwealth quarantine legislation.

A controlled waste producer or agent must apply for a controlled waste tracking certificate for each consignment of controlled waste. This certificate is issued upon payment of the required fee. The certificate is a requirement for the transport of controlled waste.

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.


Exemptions may be granted for all or some provisions within the Regulations.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for registration you must:

  • pay the prescribed fees
  • submit an application form
  • be willing to abide by any conditions placed upon your registration by the Agency.

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


As specified on the registration.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $310.00 -
Apply Application All $5.11

Controlled waste tracking certificate.

Regulation(s) name

Environmental Management and Pollution Control (Controlled Waste Tracking) Regulations 2010 TAS

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Environment Protection Authority

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries, Waste Management Section

Environment Protection Authority

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Operating address: 134 Macquarie Street
Phone: 03 6165 4599
Fax: 03 6173 0254