Hazardous waste premises notification: regulatory position statement

Regulatory position statement explaining when certain places are exempt from registering as premises under the Hazardous Waste Regulations

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Regulatory position statement: Premises notification for the Hazardous Waste Regulations

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This regulatory position statement describes the Environment Agency’s approach to allowing certain places to be exempt from registering as premises under the Hazardous Waste Regulations. It details which places may be exempted from registration, the approach the Environment Agency will take and how this position will be enforced.

See Hazardous waste: premises registration supplementary guidance.

Published 11 October 2012