Drivers can pick up, drop off or reject waste in the Waste Tracker app. This guide explains how to drop off waste.

Step one: Log in

Log in to the EPA portal mobile app.

Step two: My waste records

Once you login you’ll be taken straight to the 'My waste records' home screen. You’ll see a list of all your waste records.

The 'active records' tab shows all active individual waste records.


Step three: Find waste record

Find and choose the waste record you would like to drop off. 

By default, only the Pickup address and Waste receiver sections will be expanded. To view other details, expand the section by clicking on the arrow.

Find waste record

Tip:  You can search for individual records by waste record ID, producer name, pick-up address, nominated receiver, drop off location and waste code. Click the magnifying glass in the top left-hand corner of the screen to bring up this advanced search. . More information about the search function can be found in How a driver can search for records on the Waste Tracker app guide

You can use the search bar even in offline mode but the waste records visible will be dependent on when the app was last synced.

Step four: Confirm you understand data collection by EPA

Review the record and tick the box to confirm you understand that EPA collects the information you enter about the pick-up and drop-off of this waste load.

Scroll to the bottom and click 'drop off waste'.


Drop off waste in the Waste Tracker app

Step five: Drop off warning notification

A warning notification will appear to check whether you want to drop off this waste.

Click 'drop off' to confirm.

Step six: Confirmation

A confirmation screen will appear to confirm you’ve dropped-off the individual waste record.

Click 'return to homepage'.

The waste record has been removed from your active records list.

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Waste Tracker for drivers and transporters

Reviewed 27 June 2023