Waste collection authorities contingency planning: RPS 79

This regulatory position statement allows waste collection authorities to operate temporary collection sites without an environmental permit.



Waste collection authorities or their contracted providers sometimes cannot carry out normal household waste collections due to bad weather, for example. They may need to set up temporary waste collection centres.

This regulatory position statement (RPS) sets out the conditions waste collection authorities must follow to operate a temporary collection site without an environmental permit.

Published 29 June 2017