Apply for an industrial trade waste agreement

Industrial trade waste is all wastewater discharged to sewer from any business that undertakes industrial processes, other than wastewater from amenities. This includes, but is not limited to, all manufacturing industries, waste treatment, chemical blending, laundries, mechanical workshops, metal finishing and car washes.

You have an obligation as a trade waste discharger to:

  • have an up-to-date agreement
  • pay trade waste charges
  • self-monitor trade waste discharges
  • maintain trade waste apparatus
  • prevent and address non-compliances
  • prepare waste minimisation plans and risk profiles.

How to apply for an industrial trade waste agreement:

Read the industrial trade waste application guide (pdf, 493Kb) then apply for an industrial trade waste agreement (pdf, 78Kb).

Applications are also available from the South East Water Customer Support team. Visit us at WatersEdge, 101 Wells Street, Frankston VIC 3199.

For more information phone the Trade Waste team on 9552 3662.