1. Instructions: BWP HW 05 doc format of Instructions for License to Transport Hazardous Waste pdf format of Application for License to Transport Hazardous Waste

  2. Form: BWP HW 05 doc format of Application for License to Transport Hazardous Waste pdf format of Application for License to Transport Hazardous Waste

  3. Transmittal Form & Number for Permit Application & Payment


Permit Fact Sheet 

  1. Purpose of License
    Transporter licensing serves to protect public health, welfare, and the environment through the review of a firm's
    qualifications and competence to transport hazardous wastes. License review includes assessment of an
    applicant's insurance coverage, driver training program, and emergency response procedures/equipment.
  2. MassDEP Unit Responsible for License Review
    Bureau of Waste Prevention, Business Compliance Division
    Hazardous Waste Transporter Program
    One Winter Street
    Boston, MA 02108
    617-292-5576
  3. Who Must Apply
    Any firm or individual wishing to transport hazardous wastes from hazardous waste generators to authorized
    Treatment Storage Disposal Facilities (TSDFs).
  4. Documentation to Accompany Application
    Each application for a license to transport hazardous waste must be accompanied by 14 separate informational
    attachments. The required information is described briefly in the application form and in some cases, samples
    and/or blank forms for the required information are attached to the application. Applicants are advised to read the
    regulations listed to be sure that all the necessary information is included.
  5. Fees Associated with License
    • An application fee is due when the application is submitted. Permit Application Timelines and Fees Schedule pdf format of Permit Application Timelines and Fees Schedule
    • There is no annual compliance fee.
  6. License Review Timelines
    See: Permit Application Timelines and Fees Schedule pdf format of Permit Application Timelines and Fees Schedule
  7. Duration of License
    The license is issued for up to five (5) years, provided the applicant remains in compliance with appropriate laws and
    regulations.
  8. What Regulations Apply?
    Applicable regulations include, but are not limited to:
    • Hazardous Waste Regulations, 310 CMR 30.00 (in particular sections 30.010, 30.400 & 30.800)
    • Timely Action and Fee Schedule Provisions, 310 CMR 4.00.
    These may be purchased online, in person, or by mail at the Massachusetts State Bookstore .