Approval to Transfer Responsibility for Remediation of a Site - Western Australia

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to transfer responsibility for remediation of a contaminated site to another person.

Contamination in relation to land, water or a site, is the presence of a substance that presents, or has the potential to present, a risk of harm to human health or the environment. Remediation of a contaminated site includes

  • attempted restoration of the site
  • restriction or prohibition of access to, or use of, the site
  • removal, destruction, reduction, containment or dispersal of the substance
  • reduction or mitigation of the effect of the substance
  • protection of human health or the environment from the contamination.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval you must:

  • demonstrate the financial capacity of the person to whom responsibility is to be transferred by providing a statement of their financial capacity
  • provide a certificate of contamination audit for the relevant site
  • pay the prescribed fee.

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

Fees

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.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Approval to Transfer Responsibility for Remediation of a Site - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Contaminated Sites Act 2003 WA

Regulation(s) name

Contaminated Sites Regulations 2006 WA

Administering agency

Department of Water and Environmental Regulation

Environmental Regulation

Contact details

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

Enquiries, Contaminated Sites

Environmental Regulation

Department of Water and Environmental Regulation

Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 33
Cloisters Square Po, Western Australia 6850
Phone: 1300 762 982
Email: contaminated.sites@der.wa.gov.au