Environmental guarantee - Ekomeritum


It is a form of securing claims. It is also required to update permits in accordance with the 2012 changes to the waste law.

Article 48a sec. 4, indicates 4 forms of securing claims and they are:

  • insurance guarantee
  • insurance policy
  • Bank guarantee
  • deposit

An environmental (insurance) guarantee is an obligation of the insurer to pay a specified sum of money. This means that the beneficiary, at the time of causing environmental damage, may count on the payment of the claim up to the amount of the guarantee sum, after confirming the compliance of the request for payment. This call must be in accordance with the provisions of the warranty. 

The environmental guarantee secures the beneficiary's claims against the obligated party up to the amount of the guarantee sum.

environmental warranty

The environmental guarantee has many benefits:

The material is for information purposes only and is not an interpretation of the law. Due to possible changes in applicable law, all information provided should be verified and checked for validity.