Annual Facility Reporting Information
NEW: 2016 Forms and Instructions are now available. Please scroll down to the 2016 section.
NOTE: The Annual Facility Report (AFR) must be postmarked no later than March 1st of every year covering activities conducted the previous year. Please, DO NOT fax completed reports.Attention: Hazardous Waste Generators are NOT required to file the Annual Facility Report. If you are not a Treatment, Storage, and/or Disposal Facility, please click here to go to the Biennial Hazardous Waste Report page.
The Department of Toxic Substances Control holds facilities that handle hazardous wastes to high standards of operation. TSDFs are required to report all RCRA and State hazardous waste activities in order to maintain regulatory compliance in accordance with the AFR.
A Treatment, Storage, or Disposal Facility (TSDF) is required to file the Annual Facility Report (AFR) pursuant to the California Code of Regulations, Title 22, Division 4.5:
2016 FORMS AND INSTRUCTIONS
This year, the instructions and forms are combined into a single document for download simplicity. NOTE: Off-Site Identification (OI) forms are not included, as they are not required.
(The 2015 guide is the same guide for 2016)
PRIOR YEARS: If you are looking for forms from prior years (2015, 2014, 2013, 2012), click here.
DTSC is not using an electronic version of filing for the reporting year of 2016. Please send a copy, CD, or USB drive (Win 32 FAT) to:
P.O. Box 806
1001 I Street, 11th Floor
Please also print and retain a copy for your files.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQs)
Is there a fee to file the Annual Facility Report?
No. There are no fees required. However, failure to comply with State regulations regarding Annual Facility Reports may result in fines and penalties.
Do you mail courtesy notices?
DTSC is not sending a courtesy reminder notice to TSDFs this year.
Do I need to file an Off-Site Identification Form with my Annual Facility Report?
No. California does not require the Off-Site Identification Form.
LINKS TO OTHER SITESUSEPA's National Biennial Report Page
HOW TO CONTACT US
Phone: (800) 618-6942 (Between 10 AM-12 PM and 1 PM-3 PM Pacific time)
US Postal Service Mailing Address:
For Fedex or UPS Only:
DTSC / Annual Facility ReportsSOFTWARE
California recommends that TSDF's use Florida's Department of Environmental Protection Software
TRAINING RESOURCES AND OTHER LINKS
AFR Public Workshop Slides (Updated 02/13/15)
BRState Software Webinar Training
Session 1 - Software Set Up, Set Up User and Report Options
Links to Other Sites