Register for Landfill Tax

Use the online form service or complete postal form LT1 to register with HMRC.


Register online (sign in using Government Gateway)

Register by post


To register with HMRC for Landfill Tax, you can either:

  • use the online form service
  • fill in the form on-screen, print it off and post it to HMRC

To use the online service, you need a Government Gateway user ID and password. If you do not have a user ID, you can create one when you use the service.

To fill in the form you’ll need the:

  • Landfill Tax registration number (of previous owner, if this applies)
  • VAT registration number (if this applies)

Email HMRC to ask for this form in Welsh (Cymraeg).

Before you start

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You’ll need to fill in the form fully before you can print it. You cannot save a partly completed form so gather all your information together before you start to fill it in.

You can read:

If you’re a landfill site operator you can use form LT1A to register landfill site details.

Published 21 January 2013
Last updated 31 May 2016 + show all updates
  1. An online forms service is now available.
  2. First published.