You will require this licence if you intend to transport bulk controlled waste or a packaged controlled waste on a road in Western Australia. Controlled waste refers to waste that is produced by, or as a result of:
- an industrial or commercial activity
- a medical, nursing, dental, veterinary, pharmaceutical or other related activity
- activities carried out on or at a laboratory
- an apparatus for the treatment of sewage.
Controlled waste includes
- food processing waste.
Packaged controlled waste is a controlled waste transported in a container. Bulk controlled waste includes all liquids that are transported in a bulk tanker.
To apply for this licence as an individual, organisation or business you must also be licensed as a Controlled Waste Carrier. Each individual driver engaged by a carrier must also be licensed as a Controlled Waste Driver.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.