What it contains

An accredited consigner is a person appointed by EPA to advise waste industry duty holders on how to classify and manage specific types of waste.

This guidance outlines the role of an accredited consigner and how to apply.

This document provides information about the role including: 

  • statutory functions
  • the application
  • selection and appointment process
  • conditions relating to the appointment.
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Release date
3 June 2021

Reviewed 31 August 2023