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Schleswig-Holstein

Apply for a waste disposal number

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Schleswig-Holstein (Linie6PLus)

Service Description

As a company, you must comply with certain registration and verification obligations when handling hazardous waste.

As a disposer of hazardous waste in accordance with the Waste Catalogue Ordinance (AVV), you are obliged to participate in a waste verification procedure. This is only possible with an officially issued waste disposal number.

You can apply for a disposal number. You will need this, for example, for waste disposal certificates, consignment bills and transfer bills and in the event that you wish to be certified as a waste management company.


Process flow
  • You can apply for the waste disposal number from most competent authorities via the online service.
    • Some authorities provide for other ways of applying.
  • The competent authority shall first verify that the information is complete and plausible and that the necessary documents have been attached.
    • If necessary, it will request information and documents.
  • If the information and documents are complete and plausible, the authority will assign a company number and provide it to you.
Who should I contact?

To the responsible lower waste disposal authority of the district or the independent city.

In the case of installations that must be approved or registered in accordance with the Federal Immission Control Act, companies should contact the State Office for the Environment.

Requirements

None

Which documents are required?

Business registration or excerpt from the commercial register (copy)

What are the fees?

Variable

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

Official company numbers must be indicated in the forms of the waste verification procedure, such as disposal certificates, consignment and takeover notes. These forms must be completed before the waste is disposed of.

Processing duration

Variable depending on the authority

Legal basis
Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

Technically approved by

Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection (BMUV)

Professionally released on

12.09.2022

Process flow

  • You can apply for the waste disposal number from most competent authorities via the online service.
    • Some authorities provide for other ways of applying.
  • The competent authority shall first verify that the information is complete and plausible and that the necessary documents have been attached.
    • If necessary, it will request information and documents.
  • If the information and documents are complete and plausible, the authority will assign a company number and provide it to you.

Who should I contact?

To the responsible lower waste disposal authority of the district or the independent city.

In the case of installations that must be approved or registered in accordance with the Federal Immission Control Act, companies should contact the State Office for the Environment.

Requirements

None

Which documents are required?

Business registration or excerpt from the commercial register (copy)

What are the fees?

Variable

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

Official company numbers must be indicated in the forms of the waste verification procedure, such as disposal certificates, consignment and takeover notes. These forms must be completed before the waste is disposed of.

Processing duration

Variable depending on the authority

Legal basis

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

Technically approved by

Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection (BMUV)

Professionally released on

12.09.2022

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