Advocacy & Policy

WMRR provides a range of services to support and inform our members including policy & advocacy services and providing industry resources.

  • WMRR actively fosters relationships with key decision makers including ministers, department heads and senior regulators in state and federal agencies
  • WMRR provides member-only briefings on current industry topics and regulatory changes
  • WMRR drafts submissions to federal and state governments with member input
  • WMRR hosts and participates in public and private policy forums and roundtables with government agencies and ministers
  • WMRR advocates in other government channels including parliamentary inquiries
  • WMRR engages media to lift the profile of the industry
  • WMRR makes a point of driving the discourse and holding State and Federal Governments accountable

WMRR Resources

WMRR Submissions
WMRR Position Papers
WMRR Factsheets 
WMRR Annual Reports

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WMRR presentations
Improving (waste) recovery (SPE's annual Plastics and Waste Conference, November 2019)
Industry's role in creating a circular economy in Australia (Macquarie Bank Waste Management Forum, October 2019)

Industry Resources

Australian Government Directory and Environmental Authorities
Policies & Regulatory Resources
Industry Guides & Code of Practice (Biohazardous Waste) 
Industry Reports