To be listed by the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) as a qualified third-party waste ban inspector, you are required to:

MassDEP will maintain a current list of qualified third-party waste ban inspectors on the Massachusetts Waste Disposal Bans web page.

The agency provides training two to three times annually, depending on need. See below for a schedule of upcoming sessions. 

Waste Ban Training Schedule

MassDEP has scheduled the following training session(s):

  • None at this time.

Please note this training is required to become a registered third party waste ban inspector. However, this is a one-time training requirement. If you have questions about this training, or would like to be notified when the next training session is scheduled, please contact John Fischer at 617-292-5632 or