Warehouses approved for minor metal storage are constantly monitored by the warehousing committee. “MMTA Approved” warehouses are reinspected every two years and must hold suitable insurance cover. Warehouses requiring MMTA approval should complete the application form HERE or email the MMTA Executive.
- Procedure for Registration
- Criteria for Approval and Registration
- Period of Registration. Termination of Approval
1. Procedure for Registration
i. Either a Warehouse Keeper or an MMTA Member may initiate an approach to the Warehouse Sub-Committee to seek an approval of a Warehouse Keeper and the warehouse locations that the Keeper will wish to have approved and registered.
ii. In either case an application form (see Section C) will have to be submitted and be supported by two MMTA member companies.
iii. Once the warehouse application form has been reviewed by the Warehouse Sub-Committee, each Warehouse location to be approved will be visited by an inspection company.
v. The Warehouse Keeper shall, as a condition of registration, become and remain a paid up MMTA Member whilst holding MMTA Registration and Approval.
vi. The Warehouse Keeper shall, by signing the Acceptance section of the Application form, undertake to comply at all times with the MMTA Warehousing Procedures in respect of intra-member transactions.
2. Criteria for Approval and Registration
i. Registration shall cover a Warehouse Keeper and approval shall apply to specific storage location(s) for which approval is sought by the Warehouse Keeper.
iii. Alarm Systems. The Warehouse Keeper should have satisfactory security systems in place which will be defined in the application questionnaire.
iv. Storage & Warrant Records. There should be adequate evidence that the warehouse location is employing a suitable system, or systems, in accordance with the MMTA Warehousing Procedures.
3. Period of Registration. Termination of Approval
Registration and Approval is on a continuing basis which may be reviewed at any time by the committee.
i. Period of registration is for an initial period of two years.
ii. Every two years the Warehouse-keeper and the approved location(s) will be reviewed.
iii. Continued registration and approval can be reviewed and terminated at any time.
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