Information about waste permitting and how to apply for an Environmental Permit
How we regulate you
Find out how we assess if a business complies with environmental legislation, details of our charges and if a site has a permit, licence or exemption.
Find out what we charge, how and why we set charges and how to contact us for information or related queries
Register your waste exemptions
How to register or re-register a waste exemption, including bulk exemptions and waste exemptions for farm waste activities.
T11 Waste Exemption
T11 – Repair and Refurbishment of WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment)
Register as a waste carrier, broker or dealer
Registration helps us make sure that controlled waste is transported and disposed of legally and safely.
Register as a producer of hazardous waste
If you produce or store over 500kg of hazardous waste per year, then you need to register it with us every year.
Information for those who handle and supply packaging and for reprocessors and exporters of UK sourced waste packaging for recovery.
Information for manufacturers, importers and distributors of batteries, battery compliance schemes, treatment operators and exporters of waste batteries.
Waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE)
How to become an approved authorised treatment facility or approved exporter. Application forms and guidance on how to apply, how to issue evidence notes and use WEEE protocols.
CL:AIRE Code of Practice Declarations
As regulators, we need to ensure measures are in place to protect the environment and human health.
International Waste Shipments
If you intend to export or import waste (from or into the UK) you need to be aware that ‘International Waste Shipments’ (or Transfrontier Shipments of Waste / “TFS”) are subject to a range of regulatory controls.