Approved by the
Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs
Phase 5 Now Open For Registrations
Phase 5 of the scheme runs from 1st January 2020 until
31st December 2021.
The funds raised in Phase 5 will continue to be used to support
Local Authority projects with the aim to increase WEEE collections and
there will be a process in place to monitor the benefits achieved throughout the phase.
Important note: Phase 5 will only allow larger retailers in Band A & B
which have physical retail stores to join the DTS for a maximum of 1 year.
Band C members and larger online / distance seller retailers
can join for 2 years.
Office of Product Safety & Standards
have confirmed that in the meantime
there will a grace period to 31st March 2020 during which retailers
will not be expected to start in-store take back of WEEE to allow for signing up
to the new phase of the DTS.
If you have any queries about the DTS or the registration process, please contact
Valpak Retail WEEE
by email at
or telephone 03450 682 572