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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Important notice

To help reduce the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) we have postponed all face to face meetings and events. This decision has not been made lightly, but we are dealing with unprecedented circumstances that require us all to maintain the strictest social distancing practices. We have contacted meeting and event participants to advise of the proposed…

Grant Opportunity – Recycling Victoria Infrastructure Fund

Expressions of interest are now open for the following Sustainability Victoria grants: Hazardous waste (solvent) grants- $11.5M is available for infrastructure projects that can improve the recycling of solvents from liquid hazardous waste. Materials (paper and cardboard, plastic, glass) grants– $28M is available f for infrastructure projects to improve the recycling or reprocessing of paper…

Keep Victoria Beautiful 2020 Sustainable Communities – Tidy Towns Awards

ENTRIES ARE NOW OPEN FOR THE 2020 AWARDS PROGRAMS Enter the Keep Victoria Beautiful 2020 Sustainable Communities – Tidy Towns Awards and showcase your town’s sustainability achievements The Keep Victoria Beautiful (KVB) Sustainable Communities Tidy Towns Awards Program rewards and celebrates the achievements of Victorian groups, businesses and individuals in keeping our state sustainable. This…

Transforming recycling in Victoria

The Victorian Government will invest $129 million to transform recycling and support local councils to roll out the new system from 2021. Victoria will have a container deposit scheme and households will get a new fourth bin, as part of a plan to reduce waste going to landfill by 80 per cent in ten years…