Pursuing business in the area of hazardous waste disposal - licencing step by step

1. 5. 2014 | Source: Point of Single Contact (PSC) Czech Republic

The activity consists in gathering, concentrating, collecting, purchasing, sorting, transporting, storing, treating, utilizing, and disposing hazardous waste, including the cross-border transport of hazardous waste. Within the trade it is possible to conduct activities associated with gathering, concentrating, collecting, purchasing, sorting, transporting, storing, treating, utilizing, and disposing hazardous waste. Further, it is possible to transport faeces by sewage trucks.

Notification of a professional trade

The notification is submitted:

  1. at any trade licence office
  2. via public administration contact points (the so-called Czech POINT) – in Czech only
  3. electronically, via the information system provided by the Register of Trade Business

Form of submission

Conditions for carrying on the trade + notification requisites and appendices

Further details/appendices relating to the notification

Documents evidencing professional competence should be attached to the notification. In this instance, professional competence shall mean the following:

  1. higher education and one years’ experience in the profession, or
  2. further vocational education in a technical or scientific field of study and 3 years’ experience in the profession, or
  3. secondary education with a school-leaving examination in a technical or scientific field of study and 3 years’ experience in the profession, or
  4. a retraining certificate or other evidence of professional qualification for the relevant employment activities, issued by an establishment accredited in accordance with specific legislation, or by an establishment accredited by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports, or by a ministry in whose purview the sector in which the trade is operated falls, and 4 years’ experience in the profession.

Besides these documents, no other facts need to be evidenced for this trade.

If the conditions for trade notification stipulated by the Trade Licensing Act have been met, the trade licence office shall make an entry in the Trade Register within 5 days of the delivery of the notification and shall issue a copy of the entry to the business person.

The business may be conducted after fulfilling all the above stated requirements.

Related information:

If you have any questions, you can contact Points of Single Contact (PSC) set up at 15 municipal trade licence offices in all regions. More information on PSCs.

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