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Get an opinion from the definition of waste service

Get the Environment Agency’s opinion on if a material is a by-product or meets 'end of waste' status. The service costs £125 an hour including VAT.

Applies to England

Documents

End of waste request form

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End of waste request form

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Details

First, check the guidance on how to use the definition of waste service.

Then download the end of waste request form. We have given you a choice of 2 formats. The form guidance explains how to fill it in.

You must read the:

  • terms for initial advice if you want us to check if your information is suitable for a full assessment
  • terms for using the definition of waste service
  • definition of waste charging agreement

Alternatively, you can also self-assess by following the guidance on how to check if your material is waste.

Published 31 August 2021
Last updated 4 October 2021 + show all updates
  1. Minor update to the end of waste request form to amend wording in questions relating to environmental and human health impact and technical requirements and deleted the request form documents checklist. Minor updates to the guidance for the end of waste request form to amend wording in guidance relating to environmental and human health impact and technical requirements.

  2. First published.