Environmental Handling Fees (EHFs) are charged on the sale and distribution of all new electronic products regulated in Newfoundland and Labrador.
Paid at the time of purchase, the fee reflects the cost to collect, transport and responsibly recycle each electronic product at the end of its useful life.
The EHF is not a tax, nor is it a refundable deposit.
The following EHFs will be charged on the sale and distribution of new electronic products in Newfoundland and Labrador:
Desktop Computers – $3.50 EHF
Portable Computers – $2.50 EHF
Computer Peripherals – $0.75 EHF
Desktop Printers – $4.80 EHF
Display Devices –
- ≤ 29” – $12.25 EHF
- 30‐45″ – $24.50 EHF
- ≥ 46″ – $39.50 EHF
Personal or Portable Audio/Video Systems – $0.75 EHF
Vehicle Audio/Video Systems (Aftermarket) – $2.50 EHF
Home Theatre In-A-Box (HTB) Systems – $2.50 EHF
Home Audio/Video Systems – $2.50 EHF
Non-Cellular Telephones – $0.85 EHF
All EHFs are subject to applicable sales taxes.