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Plastic Consultation Session

Published: Wednesday, 15 May 2019 at 8:51:13 AM

Plastic Consultation Session

The State Government has released an Issues Paper Let’s not draw the short straw reduce single-use plastics that outlines the impacts and potential solutions to single use plastics. The deadline to provide feedback on the Issues Paper is Friday, 12 July.

WALGA is hosting a Consultation Session where Local Government Officers and Elected Members can discuss the DWER Issues Paper and the WALGA Plastic Reduction Guideline.

Date:                    Monday, 24 June

Time:                    9-11am (registrations from 8.30am)

Venue:                 WALGA Boardroom A, ONE70, LV1, 170 Railway Parade, West Leederville  

Register:              To register your attendance, click here.

This Consultation Session can be attended in person, or online.

The Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (DWER) are holding 7 community workshops in Albany, Broome, Bunbury, Geraldton, Karratha, Kalgoorlie and Port Hedland. An additional 3 workshops will be held in the Perth metropolitan area: Cockburn, Joondalup and Perth.

Local Governments are encouraged to advertise these sessions to their communities. Further information is available here.

For more information, please contact Heather Squire, Waste Management Specialist on 9213 2069 or email

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