National Waste Collection Permit Office

Under the Waste Management (Collection Permit) Regulations, 2007 and Waste Management (Collection Permit) (Amendment) Regulations 2008, those intending to carry out waste collection activities in a Local Authority area must apply for a waste collection permit. This requirement applies to individuals, companies and partnerships.

On the 1st of February 2012, Offaly County Council was designated as the Nominated Authority for the processing of all new Waste Collection Permit applications and review applications received on or after that date, on behalf of all Local Authorities in Ireland. This single Nominated Authority is known as the National Waste Collection Permit Office (NWCPO) and is located at the offices of Offaly County Council, Aras an Chontae, Charleville Road, Tullamore, Co. Offaly,  R35 F893.  The NWCPO are certified by the NSAI in accordance with ISO 9001 since 2014.

Please contact the National Waste Collection Permit Office (NWCPO) on 057 9373710 or email if you have any queries in relation to applying for a Waste Collection Permit.


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