You must read our general guidance on exempt waste operations before reading this specific guidance. This will help you to fully understand the steps you must take to ensure you comply with the exempt waste operation(s) you want to register. You can read our general guidance at the link below:
Summary of exemption
This web page contains a brief summary of the exemption so you can see if it is applicable to you. There is a link to the full guidance document at the bottom of this page.
What is the purpose of this exemption?
This exemption allows you to temporarily store any waste at the place of production, pending its collection.
What types of activities can I do?
You can only store waste in a secure place at the place of production.
You can also carry out some treatments on the waste to help with storage and collection. Examples of these activities are given in the ‘What else do I need to know?’ section of the full guidance document. There is a link to this document below:
Read the full guidance for this exemption
Please read the document below for the full guidance on this exemption: