Don't Burn Bury or Dump Tyres!
Waste tyres cause long-term environmental pollution if disposed of incorrectly such as: Burning, Dumping or Burying.
The Waste Management (Tyres and Waste Tyres) Regulations 2017 promote the environmentally sound management of waste tyres..
The Regulations assist in preventing the likelihood of environmental pollution associated with the incorrect disposal of waste tyres.
Advice if you deal in Tyres
Any businesses selling tyres, whether: importers, wholesalers, suppliers, traders or retailers, must Register with the Government Approved Body:
telephone 01 461 8600,
Any business involved in collection or recovery/recycling of waste tyres must register with REPAK ELT.
Farmers and Tyres
Can farmers get tyres?
NO. Tyre Retailers cannot give tyres to farmers.
Advice for Farmers is provided here: https://repakelt.ie/farmers/
Government Approved Body
The Approved Body under the Regulations is REPAK ELT (ELT = "End of Life Tyres")
Any queries in relation to the Regulations should be addressed to:
Environment & Climate Action Section
Customer Services Desk,
Tipperary County Council,
Nenagh or Clonmel,
Tel: 0818 06 5000