Waste discharge permit

Regulate companies or individuals engaged in the discharge of waste, to protect water sources or the environment from pollution.

  • Purpose: Regulate companies or individuals engaged in the discharge of waste, to protect water sources or the environment from pollution.
  • Application Fees: Nil<br>
  • License Fee: (a) 650,000 Ugx <br>(b) Annual fee: 0&nbsp; to 13 Million Ugx depending on the Biological Oxygen Demand (BOD) loading.<br>
  • Maximum Processing Time: 3 Months
  • Related Websites: <a href="http://www.mwe.go.ug/">www.mwe.go.ug</a>
  • Validity: 3 Years
  • Contact Office: Directorate of Water Resources Management
  • Renewal Fee: 650,000 Ugx
  • License Type: Permit
  • Legal Basis: The Water Act Cap. 152, The Water (Waste Discharge) Regulations, 1998
  • <ul><li>Application form.</li><li>Email address.</li><li>Environmental brief or Environmental Impact statement.</li><li>Evidence of payment.</li><li>Registration documents for NGOs / companies.</li><li>Tax Identification Number (TIN).<br></li></ul>