Regulations


Laois County Council’s Waste Enforcement Section is responsible for enforcing regulations as set out in the following Acts and Regulations:

 

Waste Management Act 1996, as amended

 

Waste Management (Amendment) Act 2001

 

Protection of the Environment Act 2003

 

Waste Management (Food Waste) Regulations 2009, as amended

 

European Union (Household Food Waste and Bio-Waste) Regulations 2015

 

Waste Management (Storage, Presentation, Segregation and Collection of Household Waste) Bye-Laws, 2009

 

Waste Management (Collection Permit) Regulations 2001, as amended

 

Waste Management (Facility Permit and Certificate of Registration) Regulations 2007, as amended

 

If you require any further update or clarification on the above, please see www.environ.ie or contact the Environment Enforcement Section on (057)-8664000