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The Collection and Disposal of Waste Regulations 1988

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The deposit of waste on land

16.—(1) Subject to sub-paragraphs (2), (3) and (4), the deposit, outside the premises on which it is produced, of non-liquid waste of a total volume of not more than 50 cubic metres in a container or containers so designed or adapted that, as far as is practicable, waste cannot escape from it or from them.

(2) The deposit is made for a period not exceeding 28 days.

(3) The deposit is made by, or with the consent of, the owner of the container.

(4) The deposit is not at a site designed or adapted for the reception of waste with a view to its being disposed of elsewhere.

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