Using animal by-products in compost or biogas: approval application

Form for a compost or biogas plant to apply for approval to treat animal by-products or catering waste.


ABPR01: Application form for approval to use animal by-products or catering waste at composting or biogas plants

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This form is part of the guide to using animal by-products (ABPs) at composting or biogas sites.

Use it to apply for approval to use ABPs or catering waste at your compost or biogas plant.

Some composting and biogas facilities are split into 2 separate sites - a hub and a pod. If your site is split into a hub and a pod you must also use form ABPR 33 to apply for approval to pasteurise ABPs or catering waste at the hub site.

For customers in England, return the completed form to APHA Customer Service Centre Worcester.

For customers in Wales, return the completed form to the APHA office in Caernarfon.

For customers in Scotland, return the completed form to your local APHA Field Service Office.

Published 18 December 2013
Last updated 29 May 2018 + show all updates
  1. Data protection statement updated on the form
  2. AHVLA documents have been re-assigned to the new Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA).
  3. First published.