Permit Procedures and Provisions of the Solid Waste Management Rules
which govern transportation of solid waste.
Application For Transporting Solid Waste Instructions are attached
to the application form. There is a $75.00 application processing
fee which must accompany the completed application. This application may
be filled out on-line and saved or printed. The completed form must be
telecopied, e-mailed or sent via postal mail.
This report may be filled out on-line and
saved or printed. The completed form must be telecopied, e-mailed or sent via postal
mail within 5 days of rejection. Alternatively, the information may be
called-in to the Division of Waste Management.
Notes Regarding Waste Transportation
you are transporting TENORM, typically oilfield related, or waste
contaminated with TENORM, such as filter socks, a TENORM license
which is issued by the
Radiation Control Program is required. This license will be
required before issuance of a Transporters permit by the Division of
A permit is required for all transportation of
solid waste collected
from or delivering to a destination within North Dakota.
field related activity: wastes such as brine, drilling mud, invert
mud, tank-bottom sediment, pipe scale; flyash used for pit
reclamation are all considered solid waste and require a
transporters permit if transported.
Additionally, please note
that under the North
Dakota Association of Oil and Gas Counties, when using a county
road in any of the effected counties, if you are over weight, or
over dimension, or if your vehicle is a Crane, Work-over rig, or a
Construction vehicle, you must have their permit.
A permit is not required for pass-through
transportation, that is, no pick-up or drop-off within North Dakota.
There is an annual permit fee of $25.00 which is due
on July 31 of every year. The Division sends out a reminder letter.
Failure to submit the annual permit fee is a violation of the permit
conditions and is cause for termination of a permit.
Permits are issued for a period of not more than 10
Permits are not transferable.
Permits are required for contractors as well as
For additional information regarding transportation contact Derek Hall by telephone at 701-328-5166
or via e-mail
The hazardous waste electronic manifest (E-Manifest)
system for tracking hazardous waste shipments is anticipated to go into effect nationwide on 30
Learn about the hazardous waste electronic manifest system (e-Manifest).
The EPA revised the Hazardous Waste
used to track hazardous waste from a generators site to the site of its disposition. Handlers of waste
may obtain new forms from any source that has registered
with the EPA to print and distribute the form.
- Large quantity generators must submit a copy of the signed manifest within
21 days of the date:
1. When first signed by the generator and transporter;
2. When signed by and received from the designated facility
or alternate facility.
- Small quantity generators and conditionally exempt small quantity generators
are not required to submit manifest copies.
The manifest copies should be sent to:
North Dakota Department of Health
Division of Waste Management
918 East Divide Avenue, 3rd Floor
Bismarck, ND 58501-1947
North Dakota does not have any state-specific waste codes.
For additional information regarding manifesting contact Chris Roob by telephone at 701-499-5207,
or 701-328-5166 or via e-mail.