HRC Agreement Statement
I confirm that the information supplied above is correct and complete. In submitting this application, I am confirming that the waste is my own household waste.
I understand that the deposit of commercial or trade waste is illegal, and the Council will seek to identify and where possible prosecute those caught offending. The council reserves the right to refuse your application where it is considered that the waste is not generated or of the type associated with every day living within your home. The council may seek to confirm residency at an address through Council Tax records or the Electoral Register should this be necessary as part of preventing and detecting offences.
The penalties available for offences under section 33 of the Environmental Protection Act 1990 are as follows:
For a summary conviction, the maximum term of imprisonment is twelve months and the maximum available fine is £50,000
For conviction on indictment, the maximum term of imprisonment for offences concerning non-hazardous or hazardous waste is five years