1. Instructions: BWP HW 27 doc format of Instructions for Transporter Permit Modification
pdf format of Instructions for Transporter Permit Modification

  2. Form: BWP HW 27 doc format of Permit Modification for Hazardous Waste Transporter
pdf format of Permit Modification for Hazardous Waste Transporter

  3. Transmittal Form & Number for Permit Application & Payment


Permit Fact Sheet 

  1. Permit Name
    Permit Modification for Hazardous Waste Transporter License and Class B(4) Regulated Recyclable Material (RRM) Transporter License
  2. Purpose of License
    To allow hazardous waste transporters and transporters of precious metals Class B(4) Regulated Recyclable Materials (RRM) to modify their licenses without having to apply for a new license. These modification include changes to address, EPA ID number, telephone number, or waste categories/codes, and modifications that do not constitute 30.828 license transfers. Modifications that do not constitute 30.828 license transfers may include a name change, stock transfer (>5% equity/liability), or any new owner/operator. If the modification might constitute a license transfer under 310 CMR 30.828, then you should contact the Department prior to submitting a modification. At that time, the Department will advise you if this modification is appropriate.
  3. MassDEP Unit Conducting Permit Review
    Bureau of Waste Prevention, Business Compliance Division
    Hazardous Waste Transporter Program
    One Winter Street
    Boston, MA 02108
    617-292-5576
  4. Who Must Apply
    Any Massachusetts licensed hazardous waste transporter or transporter of Precious Metals Class B(4) RRM who wishes to modify its license as described above.
  5. Required Documentation
    Each application for modification to a Hazardous Waste Transporter License or Precious Metals Class B(4) RRM Transporter License must include a complete description of all proposed amendments to the current Hazardous Waste Transporter License or Precious Metals Class B(4) RRM Transporter License.
  6. Fees
    • An application fee of $280 is due when the modification application is submitted.
    • There is no annual compliance fee associated with this license modification.
  7. Review Timeline
    See: Permit Application Timelines and Fees Schedule pdf format of Permit Application Timelines and Fees Schedule
  8. How Long is the Modification Valid?
    The modification is in effect for the duration of the original license.
  9. What Regulations Apply?
    Applicable regulations include, but are not limited to:
    • Hazardous Waste Regulations, 310 CMR 30.00
    (in particular sections 30.010, 30.274, 30.275, 30.400, and 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