Plastics Bban
The NRA are holding an online Q&A session on 15 February for retailers, hospitality businesses or suppliers seeking to understand the WA Plastics Ban.

As you may be aware, the new WA ban came into effect 1 January 2022 and enforcement of the ban will start from 1 July 2022.


Help for businesses

The National Retail Association has been engaged by the WA Government to assist businesses to understand, manage and comply with the WA Plastics Ban. The NRA team are specialists in plastics bans across Australia, and the implications of these bans for businesses.

A dedicated website, resources and tours of retail precincts are commencing within the next 3 weeks, however we understand that many businesses have pressing queries.

We will be hosting MONTHLY online Q&A sessions leading up to the enforcement of the ban, designed for businesses to ask questions and clarify their obligations. The NRA team understand business, and our goal is to provide straightforward answers and practical advice.

All resources and sessions are free.


Session #1

The first session will be held via Zoom on Tuesday 15 February at 9am AWST (note this is 12pm for Sydney/Melb). 1hr duration.

Who should attend?

  • retailers, hospitality or other businesses impacted by the WA ban
  • manufacturers, suppliers or distributors impacted by the WA ban
  • relevant representative bodies seeking to answer member queries

Please note that the focus of the session is to answer business queries about understanding, managing and complying with the WA ban. WA-based and national businesses are welcome to attend.

We will provide a brief overview of the ban and then focus on answering your questions. If there is time, we can answer questions on bans in other states as the NRA team are currently engaged in 5 state bans.

Register Now

A link to join the Zoom meeting will be sent to you shortly after registration.