Container approval - Queensland

Description

You will need this approval if you intend to manufacture containers that are suitable to be used in the Containers for Change scheme. The containers for change scheme gives people an incentive to collect and return containers for recycling in exchange for a 10 cent refund payment.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible you must:

  • have a container recovery agreement between the Organisation and a manufacturer of the beverage product for the container type used in the product that is either in force or has been agreed in principle by the Organisation pending the approval being granted
  • ensure the container is suitable to be recycled and the way the marking is proposed to be displayed on the container is not likely to affect whether the container is suitable to be recycled
  • not have an in force approval for the beverage under a corresponding law for a corresponding scheme
  • not have had approval refused or cancelled for the beverage product under a corresponding law for a corresponding scheme.

Duration

Until suspended or cancelled

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please contact the administering agency for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for container approval - Please contact the administering agency for more information.

Transfer

This approval can be transferred.

Administering agency

Department of Environment and Science

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Permit and Licence Management

Department of Environment and Science

Queensland
Mailing address: GPO BOX 2454
Brisbane, Queensland 4001
Phone: 1300 130 372
Email: palm@des.qld.gov.au
Website: Department of Environment and Science (Opens in new window)