The Plastic Packaging Tax is a new tax that will be introduced on 1st April 2022. Here is our complete guide with advice on who will be liable and how to prepare.
6th October 2021Learn More
Currently only businesses who place over 50 tonnes of packaging AND have a turnover of 2 million pounds are obligated to comply with the packaging regulations however these are factors that could change, and the de minimis may be lowered, as seen with the plastic packaging tax, where the de minimis is 10 tonnes.
All post-consumer packaging will be in scope however changes that could impact packaging producers are the introduction of modulated fees, where certain materials will cost producers more under EPR.
Extended Producer Responsibility is only one part of the Government’s plan to reform the UK Packaging Waste Regulations. As a result of the reform, your business may also be affected by The Plastic Packaging Tax or Deposit Return Schemes. Use the buttons below to find out more information.
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We are proud to have launched a new flagship partnership project with the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust (WWT), committing to our support of its ‘Blue Recovery’ campaign.
30th September 2021Learn More
HMRC has published some additional information about the types of plastic packaging subject to the Plastic Packaging Tax.
29th September 2021Learn More