Notification use of a mobile crusher

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Do you want to use a mobile crusher on a construction or demolition site in the Netherlands to crush the rubble? Then you must notify the municipality where you want to use the crusher. In some cases you must also notify the environmental service in your area (in Dutch) at least 15 working days in advance of the activities.


When you notify your intent to use a mobile crusher you supply among others the following data:

  • the address or the location where you want to use the mobile crusher
  • the name and address of the company and contact using the crusher
  • the amount and type of construction and demolition waste
  • the noise level of the mobile crusher (in decibels, dB)
  • when you intend to start the work and the duration

Rules for crushers

If you use a mobile crusher, you must also comply with regulations on:

  • noise pollution
  • vibration strength
  • air pollution
  • lighting
  • soil protection
  • environmental impact
  • maintenance and cleaning
  • safety

When you use a mobile crusher there should always be someone present who:

  • can handle hazardous substances in a correct and safe manner
  • knows when the mobile crusher may be used
  • knows how the crusher should be used

Online notification procedure via Message Box

You can notify the local authorities online via Message Box. Message Box is a secure email system that enables you as an entrepreneur to exchange digital messages with Dutch government agencies.

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Netherlands Enterprise Agency, RVO