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NSW container deposit scheme – discussion paper

The NSW Government released the container deposit scheme discussion paper on 19 December 2015 and sought comments by 26 February 2016. The consultation period is now closed.

The discussion paper details the key design elements of a container deposit scheme, and puts forward two possible models for consideration.

The NSW Government would like to thank all the members of the community who submitted responses to this discussion paper.


Page last updated: 26 February 2016