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By 2030, every household will get a bin or access to services for:

Current household recycling Future household recycling
Commingled recycling (paper, cardboard, plastics, metals, and for most, glass) Commingled recycling (paper, cardboard, plastics, metals)
General waste General waste
Garden organics for most councils, and food or food organics and garden organics for some Food organics and garden organics
Glass
Container Deposit Scheme (Glass, Aluminium & PET plastic beverage containers)

We will invest $129 million to transform recycling and support local councils to roll out the new system from 2021. 

We’ll roll out a a behaviour change and education program to help Victorians waste less and recycle correctly.  

We’ll also regulate the waste and recycling sector, as an essential service with a new waste and recycling Act and a waste authority.

Reviewed 03 March 2020

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