Lightweight plastic bags ban starts on June 1 with other items to follow quickly

Murray Trembath
By Murray Trembath
Updated May 23 2022 - 9:42pm, first published 9:20pm

A ban on supplying lightweight plastic bags starts on June 1 and will be extended to single-use plastic straws, stirrers and cutlery from November 1.


Murray Trembath

Murray Trembath


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