Participant Categories

Producers, Importers, Retailers and Catering Undertakings making available non-refillable beverage containers (in scope of the Scheme) on the market shall register with BCRS Malta Ltd., including all the details it may require for the successful operations of the Beverage Container Refund Scheme.
Notice as per S.L. 549.134
  • A person who operates in the supply chain in more than one function, shall duly register for each function as producer and importer, and or distributor and, or retailer and, or catering undertaking as the case may be;
  • A retailer who operates more than one retail establishment shall register each retail establishment; and
  • A catering undertaking who operates more than one catering establishment shall register each catering establishment.
Producer

Any person bottling, canning or otherwise filling beverages in beverage containers intended to be placed on the market.

Importer

Any person importing beverages in beverage containers intended to be placed on the market.

Distributor

Any person who makes available on the market beverages in beverage containers on a wholesale level.

Retailer

Any person who makes available on the market beverages in beverage containers at the retail level.

Catering Undertaking

Any person who makes available beverages in beverage containers on the market within a catering establishment.