Portfolio Committee 7 (Planning and Environment) is inquiring into the Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Amendment (Plastics Reduction) Bill 2021.

The Committee will be conducting several hearings over the next few months and hearing from key stakeholders about their views on this Bill. 

The Terms of Reference for this inquiry are as follows: 


(a) the Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Amendment (Plastics Reduction) Bill 2021, be referred to Portfolio Committee No. 7 – Planning and Environment for inquiry and report,

(b) the committee report by 12 October 2021

The Committee membership is as follows: 
Ms Cate Faehrmann MLC The Greens Chair
Hon Mark Pearson MLC Animal Justice Party Deputy Chair
Hon Mark Buttigieg MLC Australian Labor Party
Hon Catherine Cusack MLC Liberal Party
Hon Ben Franklin MLC The Nationals
Hon Shayne Mallard MLC Liberal Party
Hon Penny Sharpe MLC Australian Labor Party

For more information on this inquiry, please visit the Committees website.