Recycling Facility Permit
Do I need a permit to operate a recycling facility?
Anyone who wishes to operate a recycling facility must first obtain a Recycling Facility Permit.
How can I get a Permit to Operate a Recycling Facility?
You must complete an Application to Operate a Recycling Facility form and forward it, together with the required fee, to the department.
What materials can be recycled with a recycling facility permit?
You can apply for a permit to operate a recycling facility and recycle items such as:
- automotive salvage;
- construction and demolition waste;
- plastics; and
- scrap metals.
What are the fees?
$100 is the fee for a recycling facility permit. HST is not required. $50 is the additional fee for a permit endorsement if you are recycling automotive salvage and/or scrap metal.
Make cheques payable to the Minister of Finance.
How long does the application process take?
Your application may take two to six weeks to process.