Useful Links

Defra – Department responsible for policy making and regulations on behalf of the UK Government

Environment Agency – Responsible for compliance and enforcement of all UK and EU applicable environment legislation

Public Registers – Environment Agency reference site where you can check waste licences/permits and exemptions, hazardous registrations, scrap metal dealers licenses:-



Government funded agency with advice for both public and businesses on waste and resource management

BITC (Business in the Community)

Engage with member business to promote overall responsible and sustainable business and build a better society.