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NSW container deposit scheme

The NSW Government's Container Deposit Scheme will roll out across the state from 1 December 2017.

Implementation has been extended (from July 2017) to ensure the best possible scheme for NSW that meets community expectations.

See the Environment Minister's media release for more information: Container Deposit Scheme extension (PDF 59KB).

Page last updated: 14 July 2017