UK Plastic Packaging Tax

May 2022
Region: Europe

The plastic packaging tax (the ‘Tax’) came into force on 1 April 2022, with UK businesses which produce or import plastic packaging components in quantities of 10 or more tonnes per year affected.

To manage increased costs and to ensure compliance with the law, businesses should pay close attention to the rules of the Tax. See our Frequently Asked Questions document for key details about the Tax and what you need to know.