(public holidays in Lower Saxony excepted)
Certain types of single-use beverage packaging that were previously subject to system participation have been subject to deposit since 1 January 2022. You can find the affected and amended product groups in the system participation requirement catalogue by clicking on 'Beverages' and 'Dairy products' (available in German only). Further information can be found in the 'Extended deposit obligation for single-use beverage packaging' knowledge base.
The extended registration requirement for initial distributors of all types of packaging and the registration requirement for final distributors of service packaging will not apply until 1 July 2022.