Training and certification of solid waste facility operators promote environmental protection and public health and safety.
All persons that are directly involved in solid waste management activities at a solid waste facility are required by state law to be certified.
Statute and Administrative Rules
RSA 149-M Solid Waste Management
Env-Sw 1600 Solid Waste Facility Operator Training and Certification
There is an initial fee of $50 and an annual $50 renewal fee that must accompany applications. There is an additional $25 fee for renewals received no more than 90 days after the existing certification expires.
Complete applications are processed in batches once a month.
Must be renewed annually.
Certifications are person-specific and non-transferable.
Any person aggrieved by a final decision can appeal to the Waste Management Council in accordance with RSA 21-O:9.
Status of Current Applications
Contact Solid Waste Management Bureau at (603) 271-2925 or [email protected].
Solid Waste Operator Certification
Solid Waste Management Bureau or (603) 271-2925.
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