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Plastic bag ban

Queensland’s plastic shopping bag ban–from 1 July, plastic bags are done.

Why the ban was introduced

Find out more about the plastic bag ban.

Why the ban was introduced

What’s in and what’s out

Find out which bags are included in the plastic bag ban and what’s not.

What’s in and what’s out

Information for retailers

The plastic bag ban applies to all retailers in Queensland. Find out your obligations.

Information for retailers

Helpful resources

To help you manage the ban and to share.

Helpful resources

Helpful tips

Watch these helpful tip videos about Queensland’s plastic shopping bag ban.

Helpful tips

Plastic bag ban enforcement

Learn more about how the plastic bag ban is being enforced.

Plastic bag ban enforcement
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