Types of Stewards

Remitter Steward: A steward who is registered in the EPRA program(s) and is responsible for reporting on the supply of obligated product and remitting applicable Environmental Handing Fees (EHF).


Pay-On-Purchase (POP) Steward: A steward may qualify as a POP if their supplier handles the reporting and remitting of the EHF to the EPRA program, and meets the following:

  • Based, operating and supplying obligated product within a single province/territory;
  • Sources all obligated products from Remitter Stewards;
  • Does not manufacture or assemble obligated products.


For further information or assistance on which Steward Account best suits your company needs, please contact us or 1-888-567-4535

*If your needs are predominantly served by the POP steward membership, but you find that your organization is required to report for a small quantity of your supplies, please contact


To register as an ICI DS or Media steward in British Columbia, please contact