If you are company, partnership or sole trader with in the UK that places batteries,
including those incorporated into appliances or vehicles, on the market for the
first time on a professional basis then please refer to Batteries Producer Registration
below for guidance on how to make an application.
Battery Producer Registration
This is where as a batteries producer you can register with your Environment Agency
for portable batteries and with the Department for Business Innovation and Skills
(BIS) for industrial and automotive batteries.
To find out if you are a producer of batteries please refer to Batteries Guidance, please click here.
To register as a producer of Batteries please
If you are a large producer of portable batteries, but are reporting on industrial
/ automotive batteries outside your compliance scheme, please
If you are registered as a large producer of portable batteries but now produce
less than 1 tonne and need to report directly, please
Treatment Facilities and Exporters
If you are a company, partnership or sole trader in the ordinary course of a trade,
occupation or profession, that carries out the treatment or recycling of waste batteries,
or exports waste batteries for treatment or recycling outside the UK and want to
apply to become an approved treatment operator or exporter then please contact your
If you want to become a Batteries Compliance Scheme then please call your appropriate
For answers to any other queries you may have as a battery producer, batteries treatment
operator/exporter or a batteries compliance scheme please see the refer to the appropriate