Factsheet: Waste act

Waste act

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Act. No. 223/2001 Call. about waste and amending certain laws
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Zákon o odpadoch
Description: 
Regulates the operation of government and municipalities, the rights and obligations of legal and natural persons in the prevention of waste and in waste management, liability for breach of obligations in the field of waste management, the establishment of the Recycling Fund and measures for waste prevention.
Goal/Aim: 
Prevention and management of waste

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Ministerstvo životného prostredia SR (MŽP SR) - Ministry of Environment of the Slovak Republic

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2001
Year Last Instrument & Measure was last Amended: 
2015