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Decree No. 440 of 2012 (XII. 29.) Korm of the Government concerning the obligations of registration of and data reporting on waste.

Country/Territory
Hungary
Document type
Regulation
Date
2012
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Data collection/reporting Hazardous waste Offences/penalties Registration Solid waste Waste management
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
2 January 2013.
Abstract

This Decree applies to waste as defined in the basic Act, to waste producers, owners, transporters, intermediators, traders and managers. They shall keep a register regarding the quantity and type of waste produced or taken back, treated by him, or transferred to somebody else. Annex 1 shows the data that the register kept by waste producers must contain in case of non-hazardous (point 1) and hazardous (point 2) waste. A regular data reporting is compulsory for waste treatment plants, producers and traders. Model reporting forms are shown in Annexes 2-7. The environmental protection authority elaborates the data reported and carries out controls. The authority may impose a penalty for offenders. The must be accessible for everybody free of charge.

Full text
Hungarian
Website
njt.hu

References - Legislation

Implements

Regulation (EC) No. 166/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the establishment of a European Pollutant Release and Transfer Register and amending Council Directives 91/689/EEC and 96/61/EC.

Legislation | European Union | 2006

Keyword: Access-to-information, Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Effluent waste water/discharge, Freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EC) No. 2150/2002 of the European Parliament and of the Council on waste statistics.

Legislation | European Union | 2002

Keyword: Waste management, Waste disposal, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act CLXXXV of 2012 on waste.

Legislation | Hungary | 2012 (2015)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Waste domestic sources, Waste management, Waste non-domestic sources, Transport/storage, Waste disposal, Recycling/reuse, Transboundary movement of waste, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Hazardous waste, Offences/penalties, Oil, Polluter pays principle, Authorization/permit, Registration, Royalties/fees, Classification/declassification, Data collection/reporting, Tax/levy, Policy/planning, Pollution control, Governance, Internal trade, International trade, Non-governmental entity, Oil pollution, Organic waste, Solid waste, Waste prevention, Effluent waste water/discharge, Environmental standards, Standards, Protection of environment

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Decree No. 164 of 2003 of the Government on the duties of registration and reporting regarding wastes.

Legislation | Hungary | 2003 (2011)

Keyword: Waste non-domestic sources, Data collection/reporting, Hazardous waste, Registration, Waste disposal, Waste management, Solid waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX