The Queensland Government has released a comprehensive paper outlining the process for introducing a waste levy, which includes an exemptions system. The paper recognises the role of charitable recycling organisations in Queensland, and Government consultation with NACRO has been specifically included in the paper, in order to design a suitable and appropriate arrangement for charity waste.

To read the full report, click here.

The Victorian Government has announced that the Landfill Levy Relief Program will receive an $800,000 boost to ensure the National Association of Charitable Recycling Organisations (NACRO) can continue to ensure that charities can focus their efforts on charitable work.

For more, click on the Government’s ‘Delivering a New Plan for the Future of Recycling’ media release.