Obtaining a hazardous waste license
All businesses located in Hennepin County that generate hazardous wastes need to be licensed.
The hazardous waste licensing forms are designed to help new or unlicensed generators determine if their businesses needs a hazardous waste license, assess their hazardous waste management, become compliant with hazardous waste regulations and apply for a license, all without requiring an inspection.
Steps to obtaining a hazardous waste license
Obtaining a hazardous waste license is a three-step process:
- Complete the online general and contact information section
- Complete the applicable forms for the wastes you generate
- Register in the online licensing portal, submit an electronic management plan summary, remit payment for licensing fees (if applicable) and obtain a hazardous waste generator license.
Reporting moves, closures and changes of ownership
The steps listed are for businesses that need to obtain a hazardous waste license for the first time.