French Tyre EPR
SafariStar specialises in Extended Producer Responsibilities (EPR) and are part of Amazon Service Provider Network (SPN) for EPR. Making your Recycling and EPR obligations simple and allowing your business to remain policy compliant with Amazon Seller Platform as well as the latest EU Regulations.
Tyre EPR France
In 2014, the French Environmental Code R.543-172 to R.543-206 translated the EU WEEE Directive into national law, clarifying the recycling requirements for electronic and electrical products sold in France.
In fact, in France in 1975 defined the Responsabilite elargie des producteurs (REP), requiring producers to be responsible for the recycling of waste produced by their products.
The French Environment and Energy Management Agency (ADEME) is the head of waste recycling, which has established the SYDEREP (SYsteme DEclaratif des filieres REP, the extended producer liability statement system) to implement waste furniture, scrap electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE), household packaging, waste batteries and batteries (PA), waste paper, fluoridated gas (GF), old tires (PU) and scrap vehicles (ELV)
The French Tyre EPR Directive requires you to register all tyre products before putting it on the market. In order to do this you must apply for a EPR registration number and regularly report the quantity sold ensuring that the products are disposed of in an environmentally friendly way. The registrations are not EU wide and must be done separately France.
Do I need to Register?
If you manufacture, sell or import vehicle tyres into the French market, then your business model must comply with the French Tyre EPR Directive. Moreover, if you are an Amazon seller, as of 1st of January 2022 it is also an Amazon Seller Central requirement for all vendors selling goods that fall under French EPR to register with and EPR Service Provider.
France requires that you make 1 declarations per year.
Safari Star can support you with all requirements to stay EPR compliant. Contact us to get a quotation.
What Documents are Required for Registration?
Business license (scanned copy)
Certificate of Incorporation (scanned copy)
Company Legal representative ID (scanned copy)
Product picture (best picture with logo)
Product specification (some products are provided together)
Letter of authorization (provided by us)
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Question: What are the consequences for Amazon platform sellers for not registering for an EPR?
Answer: Amazon has made an announcement in 2021 to all seller community, that as of 1st January 2022 sellers must register with the appropriate EPR Provider and follow the rules outline in the EPR directives. Amazon will require for its seller community to upload relevant EPR registration documents through seller central as proof of compliance. Failure to do so would breach amazons EPR compliance policies and could result in seller account restrictions.