Rockhampton Regional Council Waste Strategy 2020-2030
In the Rockhampton Regional Council Waste Strategy 2020-2030(PDF, 2MB), you will find an evaluation of our existing waste management capacity and current performance.
It then outlines what a zero waste community would look like in 2050 in terms of the waste we forecast our community will generate.
The measures against which we will monitor our progress are:
The Council's strategy aligns with Queensland's new Waste Management and Resource Recovery Strategy(PDF, 3MB) and its' Community Summary(PDF, 3MB) provides simple actions to help Queenslanders reduce their own waste, boost recycling and reduce the impact of waste on the environment.
Plus the Council's strategy fulfills Council's obligations under the Waste Reduction and Recycling Act 2011 - find out more by visiting the Department of Environment and Sciences' Waste web page.