When an importer has seen that he is required to register, he must make his registration on the DPA-System website.
The registration is made by stating master data, which product categories are imported, and the quantity or number of imported products.
When a registration has been made a confirmation must be printed, signed, and submitted to DPA-System before the registration can be approved. The confirmation is printed from the registration system.
The producer and the importer can choose to have a collective scheme assume the duties of registration and reporting. In this case, the collective scheme makes all registration and updating of data.
Once a year (from 1 January to 31 March) the importer or his collective scheme must inform about the quantity or the number of imported products; this is referred to as Annual reporting.
Remember that there is also producer/importer responsibility for electrical equipment and batteries!
Proceed as follows: