Country:Norway
Year:1999
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:1999
Date Amended:

2010

Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Tax relief, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Taxes
Policy Target:Bioenergy>Biomass for power, Bioenergy>Biomass for heat
Policy Sector:Multi-sectoral Policy
Agency:Directorate of Customs and Excise
Description:

Introduced in 1999, with differentiated between waste going to landfill and incineration. Incineration tax ended in 2010.

Rates in 2013 are NOK 479 per tonne for biodegradable waste going to landfill , NOK 289 per tonn for other waste going to landfill.

Amended:

2010: Waste for incineration exempted.

Last modified: Wed, 30 Oct 2013 14:54:22 CET