As the World comes together to nurture our planet, Australia is doing their part in progressively banning single use plastics state-by-state, in line with the 2025 National Packaging Targets – but as each phase out rolls out,
it can be very tricky to navigate. As a result, we will help break it down for you!
Here's where we're at for Western Australia!
BANS Prohibited from the sale, supply or distribution in Western Australia, effective Dec 31st 2023:
Bowls and lids
Cups and lids (cold beverages)
Expanded polystyrene food containers
Thick plastic bags
Helium balloon releases
Stage 2 to be released for end of 2022
Single-use plastic straws for people with disability or medical needs
While we're doing everything we can to stay up to date with the latest news, you can find the most recent information on the Western Australian Government Website.
Content correct at time of publishing.