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Levy calculation

Amendments to the Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Levy Regulations 2008 and the Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Regulations 2008 to take effect from 1 July 2016, aim to improve the accuracy of weight and volume estimations of waste received and disposed to landfill premises and enable more accurate calculation of the landfill levy.

The Department of Environment Regulation CEO approved manner for estimating the volume or weight of waste received at landfills, to be used by landfill operators is available:

Keeping of records

Regulation 17(1) of the Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Regulations 2008 requires licensees to make a record upon receiving waste at licensed landfills.

The form below is the approved form under regulation 17(2) of the Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Regulations 2008.  Licensees are required to use this form to record the particulars in accordance with the regulations.

Licensees who have established reporting systems consistent with this approved form may continue to use their system and generate information in the approved form on request from an authorised person.

The DER CEO approved manner for estimating the volume or weight of waste received at landfills, to be used by landfill operators is available:

 

Approved manner for estimating the volume or weight of waste received at and disposed of to landfills