State Waste Levy free information session

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  • Location: Sustainability Discovery Centre, Mooloolaba 4557 Queensland

Council offers free help to businesses

On 1 December 2011, a State Government waste levy will come into force that will affect every single business on the Sunshine Coast that either pays for a commercial waste service or disposes of waste at council facilities.
Council is responsible for implementing the levy and businesses will notice the extra charge on their rates notice from January 2011 or when they deposit waste at the landfill from 1 December.
To assist businesses prepare for the State Waste Levy and reduce their exposure to increased costs council is hosting three free information sessions.
Date    Monday 26 September
Time    5.30 – 7pm
Location    Noosa Sheraton, Hastings St, Noosa Heads
•    Richard Phillips, Noosa Sheraton Case Study
•    Emma Menzies, Sunshine Coast Council – ecoBiz & case studies
•    Sandie Johnson, Envirocom – Recycling
Date    Wednesday 28 September
Time    5.30 – 7pm
Location    Stockland Stadium Nicklin Way, Kawana
•    Don Parry – Sporting & Community Event Waste Planning
•    Dr. Paul Harrey, Worms Downunder – case study on organics
•    Sandie Johnson, Envirocom – Recycling
Date    Wednesday 5 October
Time    5.30 – 7pm
Location    Sustainability Discovery Centre Mooloolaba TAFE, Lady Musgrave Dive, Mooloolaba
•    Annie Nolan, Sunshine Coast TAFE Case Study
•    Adrian Dawson DEEDI – Advanced Manufacturing Expert
•    Dr. Paul Harrey, Worms Downunder – case study on organics
•    Sandie Johnson, Envirocom – Recycling

All sessions will feature an overview of the levy and who it applies to as well as a brief presentation from council waste officers and a Q&A session.
Additionally, the sessions will host speakers who can provide real on-the-ground case studies and helpful information.
To reserve your free spot, please call 5475 8790 by 24 September. 

Sunshine Coast Regional Council :
Locked Bag 72 Sunshine Coast Mail Centre Q 4560, Sunshine Coast Wide
07 5475 7272
1300 007 272
Sunshine Coast Regional Council

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Sustainability Discovery Centre, Mooloolaba

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