In accordance with the Council Decision of 19 December 2002 establishing criteria and procedures for the acceptance of waste at landfills in accordance with Article 16 of and Annex II to Directive 1999/31/EC of 26 April 1999 on the landfill of waste, more specifically point 2 of its Annex, the OVAM draws up an annual report on the number of licences issued in compliance with the provisions of Article, 2.

The reports are sent every three years by the OVAM through the appropriate channels to the European Commission as part of the reporting stated in Article