Waste Management (Tyres & Waste Tyres) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 400 of 2017)


The Waste Management (Tyres and Waste Tyres) Regulations 2017 (S.I 400 of 2017) places obligations on persons who supply tyres to the Irish market, whether as retailers, importers or manufacturers, and on people who manage waste tyres. Suppliers of tyres are required to register with an approval body, there is no longer a self-compliance option as there was in the 2007 regulations. Repak ELT are currently the approved body tasked with operating a scheme for full compliance for tyres and waste tyres.


If you have any queries in relation to your obligations as a supplier, producer, waste collector, recovery operator or farmer, please contact:

Environmental Compliance Section
Louth County Council,
Millennium Centre,
County Hall,
County Louth.

A91 KFW6.

Tel: (042) 933 5457.

Email: tyres@louthcoco.ie


Waste Management (Tyres & Waste Tyres) Regulations 2017

Department of the Environment