Your Environment cannot provide Irish Waste Carriers Licences

Frequently asked questions

How long does my licence last for?

Your licence will last for 3 years.

How long does the application take?

Approximately 4-5 minutes. The majority of applications are sent out within 24 (business) hours. A small random quantity are processed further and can take up to 10 days.

What types of waste can I carry?

You can carry any waste. If you are carrying Hazardous Waste you may also need a Hazardous Waste Producers Registrationand if you are carrying scrap metal then you will need a Scrap Metal Dealers Licence.

I only carry waste occasionally – do I still need one?

You will need a waste carriers licence if you regularly carry waste.

Can I register as an individual?

You can register as a limited company, individual or partnership.

Can I pay monthly?

You will need to pay the whole sum of only £195 + VAT upon completion of your submission.

Do you have terms and conditions?

You can find our terms and conditions here.


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Our straightforward application take around 4 minutes and most applications are sent out within 24 hours.

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We are not affiliated with the Environment Agency or DEFRA. You may apply direct for your Waste Carriers Licence with the Environment Agency (EA).