WORKSHOP “PAYT in Portugal… What Future?”

Date: May 6, 2021 (Thursday)

Location: Online event (

Target audience: Responsibles and technicians of waste management systems, elected officials and technicians from municipalities, technicians from companies linked to urban waste management, technicians from consulting companies and academia

Organization: Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra

Organizing Committee: Célia Ferreira, Catarina Sousa, Verónica Oliveira, Álvaro Branha, João Paulo Barraca

Project LIFE PAYT will promote, on the 6th of May 2021 (Thursday), in the morning, the Workshop (online) entitled “PAYT in Portugal…what Future?”.

This event, organized by the team of the Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, aims to bring together regulatory and legislative bodies, managers and technicians of waste management systems, companies and elected officials from municipalities, consulting companies, academia and anyone interested in sharing and discussing the implementation of PAYT systems in Portugal. The program includes a panel of sessions on change strategies and another panel of sessions on the future of PAYT systems, where some examples of PAYT implementation will be presented.

The exchange of information and experiences between all actors in the sector is essential to predict effects and identify solutions for the future.

Registration is free. Register here here  and access the event program. event program.