Retailer Obligations

  • All retailers of EEE, automotive and industrial batteries are required to register under the Regulations.
  • Registration of Retailers in the WEEE Ireland collection area is free of charge. Retailer Registration Form »
  • Retailers including those selling online have WEEE and waste battery take back obligations.
  • Retailers also have to meet instore and online requirements regarding legal posters and price displays and information to consumers.
  • For more Information  »


  • From the 1st of July 2014 VEMCs apply to the following sub categories of EEE
    • 1.1.
    • 1.2, 1.2a, 1.3
    • 4.1
    • 5.1
    • 5.2 (new LED sub category)

Please refer to the current category listings for more information.

Information and downloads to promote WEEE take back from customers can be found on