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Plastic Shopping Bags Ban Act 2010

In Force


  1. For infringement notice offences under this Act see Magistrates Court (Plastic Shopping Bags Ban Infringement Notices) Regulation 2011.

Current version

Effective Files/Formats Version Published Notes
2 July 2014 PDF PDF Word R3 2 July 2014

Republication for expiry of provision (s 9)

Administering Minister and Directorate

  • Minister for Recycling and Waste Reduction - Transport Canberra and City Services Directorate