BAG BAN DEADLINE: 1 JULY 2018                 TOLL FREE ADVICE: 1800 RETAIL

Ban enforced

From 1 July 2018, the lightweight plastic bag ban will be enforced across Queensland. Retailers will not be allowed to supply banned bags and penalties will apply for not complying. Ensure all banned bags have been removed. Change displays to post-ban signage to...

Make the transition

From April 2018, retailers should start to phase plastic bags out of their supply chain if they haven’t already. This period will also be key for informing customers and preparing staff for the change. Cease ordering banned bags and start to offer alternatives....