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.