Businesses given reminder over waste regulations

Craigavon Borough Council is reminding businesses who dispose of waste at their recycling centres to ensure they have registered with the Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA).

Under the Controlled Waste Regulations, companies or individuals who transport all categories of waste are required, by law, to apply for registrations with the NIEA.

If you have not registered as a waste carrier by January 2 you will not be permitted to use either the Fairgreen Recycling Centre or Newline Recycling Centre.

Commercial customers must have a valid registration number or a copy of their registration to purchase vouchers from council for disposal. You will also need to have a copy of your registration available while visiting council recycling centres.

For further details on how to register please contact NIEA on 028 9056 9360. January 2015 you will not