This online engagement was hosted on YourSAy from 13 January 2019 to 22 February 2019. Below is a record of the consultation process.


How can we build on our success and improve the effectiveness of the container deposit scheme in resource recovery and litter reduction?

What is being decided?

The government is seeking suggestions on the scope of a review to improve SA’s Container Deposit Scheme (CDS).

How you can get involved

Read the Improving South Australia's Recycling Makes Cents scoping paper(Opens in a new window). You can also read a summary of the discussion paper(Opens in a new window).

Have your say by:

Environment Protection Authority
GPO Box 2607, Adelaide SA 5001

How can your input influence the decision?

Your comments are sought on what should be considered as part of the review, including what works well and should be retained.

Community feedback will help inform a review of the container deposit scheme. A summary of feedback will be prepared and released publicly. Based on the outcomes of this consultation process, further detailed consultation on a container deposit scheme review discussion paper will be undertaken in mid-2019.

Contact details

For general enquiries, please phone (08) 8204 2036 or email



Closing date: Friday 22 February 2019



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