former Standing Council on Environment and Water

(incorporating the National Environment Protection Council)

National Waste Policy: Less Waste, More Resources - Implementation Plan July 2010

Environment Protection and Heritage Council, 2010

The National Waste Policy: Less Waste, More Resources - Implementation Plan presents the aims, key directions, priority strategies and roles and responsibilities of governments as outlined in the National Waste Policy: Less Waste, More Resources (the National Waste Policy).

It sets out the governance arrangements that support the Environment Protection and Heritage Council and notes that government resourcing will be allocated periodically and agreed using the standard Council of Australian Governments cost sharing arrangements.

Priority initiatives and key milestones for the first five years of the ten year policy and arrangements for tracking progress and monitoring performance are identified.