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Hazardous/Special Waste Carriers

Please note, that these lists are not managed by UKATA and are displayed as an information service only.

Not all asbestos removal contractors are registered as carriers of hazardous or special waste in England, Scotland, and Wales.

Asbestos waste encompasses any asbestos product or material that is prepared for disposal, including contaminated building materials, tools that cannot undergo decontamination, personal protective equipment, and damp rags used for cleaning.

England - Environment Agency

In England, you can find a Hazardous Waste Carrier using the public register when selecting the 'Upper Tier' type.

Register of Waste Carriers, Brokers and Dealers - Environment Agency

Wales - Natural Resources Wales

When seeking a hazardous waste carrier in Wales, ensure they're registered in the 'Upper Tier' using the public register.

Waste Carriers, Brokers and Dealers Public Register - Natural Resources Wales

Scotland - Scottish Environment Protection Agency

In Scotland, when seeking a waste carrier, ensure they're registered as a 'Carrier of Controlled Waste' in the public register.

Register of Waste Carriers and Brokers - Scottish Environment Protection Agency

Northern Ireland - Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affaris

If you are looking for a registered waste carrier in Northern Ireland, check that they are registered in the 'Upper Tier' in the public register.

Registered Carriers Database (Upper Tier) - Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affaris