Environment Protection Amendment (Beverage Container Deposit and Recovery Scheme) Bill 2011

Report

On 29 February 2012 the Environment and Planning Legislation Committee tabled its report on the Environment Protection Amendment (Container Deposit and Recovery Scheme) Bill 2011. An electronic copy of the Report can be downloaded by clicking on the cover below.

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Hearings and Transcripts

Completed Hearings

 

Wednesday 12 October 2011

     Ms Colleen Hartland MLC [ pdf Corrected Transcript 269.11 Kb , pdf Discussion Paper 1.35 Mb , pdf Legal Opinion 1 5.29 Mb , pdf Legal Opinion 2 6.68 Mb ]

 

Wednesday 9 November 2011

     Australian Food and Grocery Council [ pdf Corrected Transcript 56.47 Kb , pdf Written Submission 585.88 Kb  button_youtubeVideo Presentation, pdf Legal Opinion 1.83 Mb ]

     Boomerang Alliance [ pdf Corrected Transcript 67.49 Kb , pdf Written Submission 650.37 Kb  button_youtubeVideo Presentation]

 

Thursday 17 November 2011

     Keep Australia Beautiful Victoria [ pdf Corrected Transcript 49.07 Kb , pdf Written Submission 35.00 Kb ]

     City of Boroondara [ pdf Corrected Transcript 32.75 Kb , pdf Written Submission 22.29 Kb ]

     Yarra Ranges Shire Council [ pdf Corrected Transcript 38.20 Kb , pdf Presentation 1.37 Mb , pdf Written Submission 77.61 Kb ]

     KESAB Environmental Solutions [ pdf Corrected Transcript 50.32 Kb ]

     The Hon David Evans [ pdf Corrected Transcript 50.35 Kb , pdf Written Submission 630.85 Kb ]

     Revive Recycling [ pdf Corrected Transcript 44.56 Kb , pdf Written Submission 1.54 Mb ]

     Environment Protection Authority (Victoria) [ pdf Corrected Transcript 42.62 Kb, pdf Legal Opinion 6.13 Mb ]

     Visy [ pdf Corrected Transcript 32.64 Kb, pdf Presentation 123.21 Kb ]

 

Monday 28 November 2011

     Dr Raul Barreto [ pdf Corrected Transcript 34.44 Kb ]

     Environment Protection Authority (South Australia) and Zero Waste SA [ pdf Corrected Transcript 82.02 Kb , pdf Presentation 776.21 Kb , pdf Written Submission 327.69 Kb ]

     Recyclers of South Australia [ pdf Corrected Transcript 46.32 Kb ]

     Local Government Association of South Australia [ pdf Corrected Transcript 64.76 Kb]

 

Wednesday 8 February 2012

     Ms Colleen Hartland MLC [pdf Corrected Transcript 117.20 Kb ]

Written Submissions

The submissions period has now closed. The Committee thanks those organisations and individuals who have made submissions to the inquiry.


1.      pdf Port Phillip Conservation Council Inc 654.29 Kb
2.      pdf Mr Bruce Jeffrey 39.77 Kb
3.      pdf Yarriambiack Shire Council 258.67 Kb
4.      pdf Wyndham City Council 241.19 Kb
5.      pdf Benalla Litter Prevention Group 34.34 Kb
6.      pdf Horsham Rural City Council 413.79 Kb
7.      pdf Environment Protection Authority South Australia 327.69 Kb
8.      pdf Mr David Evans 630.85 Kb
9.      pdf Ararat Rural City Council 2.03 Mb
10.    pdf Mrs Nina Scott 7.08 Kb
11.    pdf Mitchell Shire Council 4.53 Mb
12.    pdf Alcoa Australia Rolled Products 535.12 Kb
13.    pdf Surf Coast Shire Council 301.00 Kb
14.    pdf Mornington Peninsula Region Waste Management Group 297.65 Kb
15.    pdf Corangamite Shire Council 1.26 Mb
16.    pdf Clean Up Australia 154.85 Kb
17.    pdf Australian Food and Grocery Council 585.88 Kb
18.    pdf Mr Donald Chambers 22.73 Kb
19.    pdf Keep Australia Beautiful Victoria Inc 35.00 Kb
20.    pdf Vic Can 99.26 Kb
21.    pdf Ms Mary Penney 548.74 Kb
22.    pdf Moreland City Council 343.78 Kb
23.    pdf Total Environment Centre Inc 128.01 Kb
24.    pdf Mornington Peninsula Shire Council 78.64 Kb
25.          Confidential Submission
26.    pdf Friends of the Earth, Melbourne 44.85 Kb
27.    pdf Gannawarra Shire Council 39.56 Kb
28.    pdf Boroondara City Council 22.29 Kb
29.    pdf Victorian Local Governance Association 244.42 Kb
30.    pdf Mr Richard Allen 12.34 Kb
31.    pdf Northern Grampians Shire Council 24.81 Kb
32.    pdf Yarra City Council 1.77 Mb
33.    pdf Maribyrnong City Council 189.45 Kb
34.    pdf Bayside City Council 9.44 Kb
35.    pdf Colac Otway Shire Council 73.46 Kb
36.    pdf Ms Olivia Jacka 19.07 Kb
37.    pdf Mildura Rural City Council 382.18 Kb
38.    pdf Dr Ross Headifen 1.57 Mb
39.    pdf Yarra Ranges Council 77.61 Kb
40.    pdf City of Whittlesea 1.22 Mb
41.          Confidential Submission
42.    pdf Municipal Association of Victoria 736.16 Kb
43.    pdf Revive Recycling 1.54 Mb
44.    pdf Greater Shepparton City Council 1.07 Mb
45.    pdf Boomerang Alliance 650.37 Kb
46.    pdf Barwon Regional Waste Management Group 604.04 Kb
47.          Confidential Submission





Terms of Reference

On 30 August 2011, the Legislative Council agreed to the following motion:

That the Environment Protection Amendment (Beverage Container Deposit and Recovery Scheme) Bill 2011 be referred to the Environment and Planning Legislation Committee for inquiry, consideration and report within 6 months of the passing of this resolution, and in particular, the Committee is to give consideration to proposals for nationally consistent or uniform approaches to waste recycling and disposal and the potential impact passage of the Bill in its current form may have on such options and make recommendations on Victoria's engagement in national recycling initiatives and to include in the report an examination of environmental benefits, financial costs and benefits, any cost of living impacts and any other matter the Committee considers is relevant thereto.