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Next Steps To Deliver Victoria‘s Container Deposit Scheme

Source: Premier of Victoria. The Andrews Labor Government is one step closer to finalising its new container deposit scheme, with expressions of interest (EOI) from qualified organisations to run the scheme now open. The scheme coordinator will manage the administration and finance and the network operators will run the collection and refund points. The EOI sets a new…

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Resource Recovery – Collaborative Procurement In Gippsland

Valuing waste as a resource and focusing on resource recovery is vital to sustainability and makes sense for Gippsland. These priorities not only bring with them economic, environmental, and social benefits but are key to the region minimising waste to landfill and moving toward a low carbon, circular economy. Gippswide Kerbside is designed to secure the…

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Sustainability Victoria Board Members – Expression of Interest

Want to contribute to a more sustainable future for all Victorians? Expressions of interest are currently sought to join the Sustainability Victoria Board to assist its strategic direction and good governance. Candidates must demonstrate skills, experience or knowledge in waste management within local government, the environment, the waste industry, marketing, change management, business management, education,…

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Supporting Community Infrastructure Projects

The Andrews Labor Government is helping Victoria’s 79 councils deliver vital community projects across the state through a new low-cost loan scheme. Minister for Local Government Adem Somyurek today announced the $100 million Community Infrastructure Loans Scheme, which will provide councils with access to low interest rate loans of between $500,000 and $10 million. The scheme has…

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Gippswide Kerbside

Region-wide Kerbside Collaborative Procurement Opportunity On behalf of local government across Gippsland, the Gippsland Waste and Resource Recovery Group (GWRRG) is exploring options and identifying market appetite for a collaborative kerbside solution that will meet the future needs of the region. Waste and Resource Recovery in Gippsland Over the next 20-30 years Gippsland will be…

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