European Commission – Directorate-General for Environment – Waste : legislation on WEEE

Legislation & standards

WEEE legislation  - All primary and secondary legislation on electrical and electronic waste, as well as the FAQ on Directive 2002/96/EC are available on the Commission's WEEE pages

WEEE Directive 2012 - The new WEEE Directive 2012/19/EU has been published in issue L197 of the Official Journal on 24 July 2012

Waste framework legislation - Information on the revision of the Waste Framework Directive including link to the Waste Framework Directive 2008

Guidance document on the Waste Framework Directive - Information on the Guidance documents including linkt to the last Guidance document on WFD 2008 

WEEELABEX - Link to WEEELABEX information of the WEEE Forum