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WA container deposit scheme

WA container deposit scheme

To improve WA’s litter performance and assist charities, community and sporting groups in their fundraising, the WA Government is introducing a container deposit scheme by mid-2018.

Premier's announcement on a container deposit scheme

Request for feedback

Feedback is sought on the Department of Environment Regulation’s (DER’s) draft guideline titled 'A guide to preparing revegetation plans for clearing permits under Part V of the Environmental Protection Act 1986. The guideline outlines the minimum requirements of a revegetation plan where DER has included a revegetation condition in a clearing permit. This guideline replaces the previous guideline published by DER in August 2013.

Closing date for submissions is 31 January 2017.


Air Quality Fact Sheets

A series of Fact Sheets on air quality within Western Australia has recently been developed and released by the Department of Environment Regulation. The Fact Sheets provide information for the community on air quality monitoring that is undertaken by the Department in a number of regional centres and the Perth metropolitan region. The series includes an overarching Fact Sheet on air quality monitoring undertaken in Western Australia, and Fact Sheets on air quality in the Perth region; Albany; Bunbury; Busselton; Collie; and Geraldton.


About DER

Our purpose is to advise on and implement strategies for a healthy environment, for all Western Australians.

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Reporting pollution incidents

DER officers across the state investigate pollution incidents and work with other agencies to resolve them.

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Department of Environment Regulation
The Atrium, Level 4
168 St Georges Terrace.
P: +61 (08) 6467 5000
F: +61 (08) 6467 5562
E: info@der.wa.gov.au
W: www.der.wa.gov.au
Regional offices

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