Placement of Domestic Waste for Recycling Receptacles

Council must comply with WorkSafe Victoria's “Occupational Health and Safety Guidelines for the Collection, Transportation and Unloading of Non-Hazardous Waste and Recyclable Materials.” 

The Placement of Domestic Waste for Recycling Receptacles policy is designed to improve occupational health and safety performance, and to prevent injuries and fatalities.

This policy covers

  • Aim and Objectives
  • Definitions of Terms
  • Statement and Principles
  • Specific Requirements