There’s Cash
in your Containers!

Get 10 cents for each one

Community Recycling WA Inc. will operate multiple Containers for Change refund points from 1 October 2020, throughout the South-West Metropolitan area and the Peel Region. A key focus for us is to provide outcomes for the environment, local employment and funding to support the growth of community-based programs.

community recycling WA- refund your containers to clean up WA's environment

Containers For Change Scheme

Containers for Change is a new state-wide container deposit scheme that lets you cash in eligible containers for 10-cents each.

containers for change
enough drink containers to line a path from Perth to Broome

In WA, we use more than 1.3 billion eligible drink containers each year and it accounts for 44% of litter.

Did you know?
That’s enough drink containers to line a path from Perth to Broome.

Western Australia is the fifth state or territory to adopt a container deposit scheme, following the lead of South Australia, Northern Territory, New South Wales, Australian Capital Territory and most recently, Queensland.

How It Works

collect eligible containers
collect eligible containers

Collect Containers

Collect eligible drink containers such as plastic & glass bottles and cans.

refund point
CRWA authorised refund point

Return Containers

Bring your eligible containers to an authorised collection depot

cash in 10 cents per container, in cash or direct to your bank
cash in 10 cents per container, in cash or direct to your bank

Get Paid

Get paid in cash or scan your Scheme ID to get paid direct to your bank account.

donate your containers
donate your containers

Donate

OR Donate your containers to one of our registered local charity groups or fundraisers

Need help CRWA
Need help CRWA

Need Help?

If you have any questions about the Scheme, want to register as a charity or refund point, get in touch with us.