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Frequently Asked Questions about DRS

Legislation and Definitions of the DRS

Relevant legislation and key definitions for "in-scope", producers, retailers and return points

Producer obligations

Producer obligations and deposit payments

Retailer obligations

Retailer obligations and deposit payments

The Deposit

The itemised deposit

Enforcement and Penalties

Local Authority enforcement and penalties (Class A fines) as per the Waste Management Act 1996.


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