The cooperation agreement

The cooperation agreement on the prevention and management of packaging waste was concluded on 4 November 2008, between the Walloon Region, the Flemish Region and the Brussels Region. This agreement has force of law throughout Belgium and applies to all types of packaging that are brought onto the Belgian market.

The cooperation agreement was published in the Belgian Bulletin of Acts, Orders and Decrees (B.B.A.O.D) on 29 December 2008 and took effect on 1 January 2009. It replaces the cooperation agreement of 30 May 1996.



Interregional Packaging Commission (IRPC)