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Overview of EPR Certificate

The Plastic Waste Management Rules 2016 (As amended 20222), introduced EPR (Extended Producers Responsibility) with the goal of ensuring processing of plastic packaging waste through:

  • Recycling
  • Reusing
  • End-of-life disposal

In order to enforce this, liable entities must get an EPR certificate by registering on the central portal developed by the Government of India.

Applicability of EPR Registration in India

All entities having operations in India & generating plastic packaging waste are liable for EPR registration

  • Producer (P)
  • Importer (I)
  • Brand Owner (BO)

EPR obligations of PIBOs

  • Registration on centralized portal –
  • Submit Action plan on EPR targets, category wise on the portal
  • Non MSME brand owners shall provide details of plastic packaging purchased from producers and importers – Such quantities will be deducted from PIs obligation.
  • Producers & importers shall provide details of plastic packaging sold to Non MSME brand owners – else won’t get benefit of obligation.
  • Develop schemes to separate plastic & solid waste for collection
  • File annual returns for fulfilling obligations

Documents Required for EPR Registration

  • Authorized Person
    • PAN
    • Aadhaar
    • Name 
    • Email
    • Designation
  • Entity
    • PAN
    • MSME document 
    • GST Certificate
    • Incorporation Certificate (Company)

EPR Registration Procedure

  1. Pre Registration: Gather copies of all-relevant documents in pdf, jpg, or png file formats on hand.
  2. Self-registration on the portal & filling application.
  3. Submit application – fill section wise information for PIBOs as required.
  4. Payment of Fees
  5. Processing 
  6. Grant of EPR Registration

Timeline for EPR Registration

The process of procuring an EPR certificate can be long and tedious. Depending on the no. of registrations based on applicability, timeline for EPR registration can range from 15-30 days including filling of application.

EPR Registration Fees

The govt. Fees for EPR registration ranges from Rs. 10,000/- to Rs. 50,000/-

Refer table below

Application fees for PIBOs

Plastic Waste Generated (TPA – Tonnes Per Annum)Application Fees
<1,000Rs. 10,000/-
1,000 – 10,000Rs. 20,000/-
>10,000Rs. 50,000/-

Renewal Fees = Registration Fees

Annual Fees = 25% of Registration Fees

1st registration valid for 1 year

Renewals valid for 3 years
Consultancy fees for the same may vary from case to case. Drop an email at [email protected] for a custom quote.

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Frequently Asked Questions
At JPARKS INDIA, we provide consultancy services to PIBOs like you to get EPR registration, we do the work for you so you can focus on your business. Fill the inquiry form or write to us bus[email protected] to get more details on how we can work together.
Service charges for EPR registration typically start from Rs. 15,000/- per registration. However they may vary depending on no. of registrations and applicability. Write to us [email protected] to get a custom quote.
We will send you a list of required documents based on applicability of EPR on your business.
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