An EPA licence allows a business to run certain activities at a licensed premises. These activities may include waste treatment and disposal.

Some activities and premises don't need a licence. For example, a council landfill that serves less than 5,000 people may not need a licence.

Find out more about whether you need a licence and how to apply.

Find more how-to guides for businesses

Apply for a works approval or licence 

Check if you need a works approval 

Amend or apply for a review of a remedial notice 

Identify, assess and control risks

Lower your business's environmental impact

Comply with the plastic bag ban 

Apply for a vehicle permit

Reviewed 4 November 2019