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Accredited waste service providers<h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​About</h2> <span> <div class="notification with-heading dark-copy pink bg-light-grey"><div class="graphic with-border"> <i class="info note">​​​</i> </div><div class="desc"><h4>covid-19 arrangements</h4><p> Due to the <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/general/coronavirus-updates">coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic</a>, we are operating at reduced capacity and continue to provide essential services only. View our <a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Forms%2c%20notices%2c%20tariffs%20and%20lists/SWM_Disposal_Branch_COVID-19_Arrangements_Notice.pdf" target="_blank">COVID-19 Arrangements Notice</a> for more details.</p></div></div></span> <p>The disposal of waste materials from residential or commercial premises must be done responsibly, and must comply with the City’s <a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Procedures%2c%20guidelines%20and%20regulations/DISPOSAL_GUIDELINES__1_%20%282%29.pdf" target="_blank">waste disposal guidelines</a>. We recommend that you do not make use of informal waste removal services, but rather contact the City to collect your waste. Alternatively, you can make use of an accredited waste service provider.</p><p>If any waste is illegally disposed of, the person who produced the waste will be liable to a fine or prosecuted in terms of the  <a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Bylaws%20and%20policies/Integrated%20Waste%20Management%20Amended%20By-law%202010.pdf" target="_blank">Integrated Waste Management By-law</a>.</p> <span> <div class="notification with-heading dark-copy pink bg-light-grey"><div class="graphic with-border"> <i class="info note">​​​</i> </div><div class="desc"><h4>vehicle impoundments</h4><p>If you dump waste illegally, your vehicle will be impounded and will only be released when the case is finalised, and you have paid the release fee. Whether you are a resident or a business, ensure that you dispose of your waste at one of our <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Family%20and%20home/See-all-City-facilities/Our-service-facilities/Drop-off%20facilities">registered drop-off sites</a>.</p></div></div></span> <h4>Waste services in City Connect</h4> <span> <div class="notification with-heading white-copy yellow bg-darker-grey"><div class="graphic"> <i class="info citycard">​​</i></div><div class="desc"><h4>You may also want to:</h4><p> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/City-Connect/Apply/Municipal-services/solid-waste/Apply-to-change-your-waste-management-service">Apply to change your waste management service</a></p><p> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/City-Connect/Apply/Municipal-services/solid-waste/Apply-for-a-new-wheelie-bin-for-domestic-properties">Apply for a wheelie bin</a></p><p> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/City-Connect/Apply/Municipal-services/solid-waste/Apply-for-non-residential-waste-removal">Apply for non-residential waste removal</a></p></div></div></span> <h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​Become an accredited waste service provider</h2><div class="notification with-heading dark-copy pink bg-light-grey"><div class="graphic with-border"> <i class="info note"></i> </div><div class="desc"><h4>COVID-19 notice to waste service providers</h4><p>The disposal of trade or business waste requires <a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Forms%2c%20notices%2c%20tariffs%20and%20lists/SWM%20accreditation%20notice.pdf" target="_blank">accreditation as a waste service provider</a>. Please ensure that you are registered and compliant.</p></div></div><p>​​Any service provider who does not comply with the law could lose accreditation and will not be allowed to operate in Cape Town. All accredited waste service providers must focus on reducing, reusing and recycling waste, before simply dumping and disposing. </p><p>For step-by-step instructions on how to register as an accredited waste service provider with the City, follow the City Connect link below. </p> <span> <div class="notification with-heading white-copy yellow bg-darker-grey"><div class="graphic"> <i class="info citycard">​​</i></div><div class="desc"><h4>City Connect</h4><p> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/City-Connect/Register/Business-and-trade/Register-as-an-accredited-waste-services-provider">Register as an accredited waste services provider</a></p></div></div></span> <h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​Contact us</h2><h4> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Departments/Solid%20Waste%20Management%20Department">Solid Waste Management Department</a></h4><p> <em>Telephone:<br><a>0860 103 089</a><br><br>Email:<br><a href="mailto:wastewise.user@capetown.gov.za"><em>wastewise.user@capetown.gov.za</em></a></em></p>GP0|#6c9e1cd3-4691-410b-abd1-3e917b6eea65;L0|#06c9e1cd3-4691-410b-abd1-3e917b6eea65|Accredited waste service providers;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GPP|#d4956a09-99ad-4d97-9921-0cf7e06b961c;GPP|#a3964d56-b74d-4d64-95c1-ff381a88a277;GPP|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;GP0|#ca3133d7-d58c-459d-8a84-5ce7a0f78cc4;L0|#0ca3133d7-d58c-459d-8a84-5ce7a0f78cc4|Accredited waste service providers;GPP|#ae2787f7-3d59-4363-896c-e08d35e8787b;GPP|#99fac000-f3ac-4774-9ffd-e5e59a130e21;GPP|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24It is your responsibility to use an accredited waste service provider to dispose of your residential and commercial waste.0

 

 

Amended Integrated Waste Management By-law1409128GP0|#d103d4c5-1de8-474e-9fc7-0f42143d9284;L0|#0d103d4c5-1de8-474e-9fc7-0f42143d9284|By-law;GTSet|#f1e8889f-f7d7-4d5b-a3f5-af0ca2e076ea;GPP|#2d2209ac-5bcc-4d2a-9da9-05fb21c94ea1;GPP|#0972c695-fd19-46c4-ab5d-9601f17b780e;GP0|#ef51c989-391a-435e-96a1-0535f4eab240;L0|#0ef51c989-391a-435e-96a1-0535f4eab240|By-law amendment2010-02-28T22:00:00Z
Builders Rubble Disposal Notice 2020148043GP0|#c3444de2-1204-414d-a436-593b4be81c13;L0|#0c3444de2-1204-414d-a436-593b4be81c13|Notice;GTSet|#f1e8889f-f7d7-4d5b-a3f5-af0ca2e076ea;GPP|#3a03f9b9-d2e9-49b1-92e1-37b654747f82;GPP|#0972c695-fd19-46c4-ab5d-9601f17b780e2020-06-30T22:00:00Z
Integrated Waste Management By-law136407GP0|#d103d4c5-1de8-474e-9fc7-0f42143d9284;L0|#0d103d4c5-1de8-474e-9fc7-0f42143d9284|By-law;GTSet|#f1e8889f-f7d7-4d5b-a3f5-af0ca2e076ea;GPP|#2d2209ac-5bcc-4d2a-9da9-05fb21c94ea1;GPP|#0972c695-fd19-46c4-ab5d-9601f17b780e2009-02-28T22:00:00Z
Integrated Waste Management Plan FAQs231594GP0|#7d9df7be-4d49-4007-95e2-153219f9c783;L0|#07d9df7be-4d49-4007-95e2-153219f9c783|FAQs;GTSet|#f1e8889f-f7d7-4d5b-a3f5-af0ca2e076ea;GPP|#d8892104-ce90-493e-b813-93c488f4b1d3;GPP|#0972c695-fd19-46c4-ab5d-9601f17b780e2008-12-31T22:00:00Z
Integrated Waste Management Policy1103774GP0|#ecf0e702-25db-4c12-bbc2-be85db2304fd;L0|#0ecf0e702-25db-4c12-bbc2-be85db2304fd|Policy;GTSet|#f1e8889f-f7d7-4d5b-a3f5-af0ca2e076ea;GPP|#2d2209ac-5bcc-4d2a-9da9-05fb21c94ea1;GPP|#0972c695-fd19-46c4-ab5d-9601f17b780e2020-10-28T22:00:00Z

 

 

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