The Waste Minimisation Act was passed in September 2008. The Ministry for the Environment is currently working to implement the Act. On this page you will find the latest information on progress, development and opportunities for consultation, relating to the new legislation.
The following links outline the different provisions of the Waste Minimisation Act 2008:
These are documents that were produced before or while the Act went through the Parliamentary process:
Last updated: 22 May 2009