Are you sure?

Are you sure? If you change your country now, any items you have added to your cart will disappear.

have been added to your quote request

View Quote

have been added to your cart.

View Cart

Your location

Please set your location to see relevant stock levels. Freight costs and taxes will be calculated once you log in.
Note: changing your location will empty your cart.

Please enter a valid postcode

News

Victoria will ban plastic bags from November 1

June 19, 2019

The Victorian Government has set a date for their plastic bag ban, with retailers expected to phase plastic bags out by November. 

Single-use, lightweight plastic shopping bags will be banned from Victoria from November 1, with Minister for Environment Lily D’Ambrosio stating this was a necessary plastic pollution protection for Victoria’s rivers, waterways, oceans and wildlife. 

“Plastic pollution is a significant environmental problem – the actions we take now will help ensure Victoria has a clean and bright future,” said Minister D’Ambrosio. 

Victoria’s legislation with include bags with a thickness of 35 microns or less, including bags made from degradable, biodegradable or compostable plastic. 

Paper bags are a sustainable alternative – able to be reused or recycled.

Learn more about paper bag options today.

Choose paper. Naturally better.

Back to Latest News

Image of paper bags with statement to say Victoria is banning the bag from November 1

Subscribe and Stay Informed

Receive the latest in products, trends, news, events and tips.

Subscribe and Stay Informed

* = mandatory field