Special Reviews
Container Deposit Scheme

Container Deposit Scheme Monitoring

Status
In progress
Start Date
Nov 2017
End Date
Dec 2018
Date Document type Description Documents
25 Sep 2018 Draft Report Draft Report
This Draft Report outlines IPART’s draft findings and recommendations on the impacts of the NSW container deposit scheme on beverage prices and competition over the first nine months of the scheme (ie, November 2017 to July 2018).
Submissions to this report (12)
PDF 2.01MB
25 Sep 2018 Fact Sheet Fact Sheet
This Fact Sheet summarises IPART’s Draft Report.
PDF 249.2KB
25 Sep 2018 Media Release Media Release
IPART has released a draft report on the impacts of the NSW container deposit scheme on beverage prices and competition over the first nine months of the scheme (ie, November 2017 to December 2018).
PDF 94.83KB
25 Sep 2018 Consultant Report Consultant Report - The CIE
IPART engaged the Centre for International Economics (the CIE) to estimate whether the introduction of the CDS has had any other market impacts on consumers including the quantity of beverages purchased for consumption in NSW and the amount spent by consumers on beverages in NSW. This Draft Report presents CIE’s findings on the first nine months of the scheme.
PDF 543.41KB
25 Sep 2018 Consultant Report Consultant Report
IPART engaged the Centre for International Economics (the CIE) to provide expert advice on the efficient costs of the EPA regulatory and compliance activities.
PDF 577.12KB
8 Jun 2018 Assistance NSW/Vic Retailers
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24 Apr 2018 Consultation Paper Progress Report
This Progress Report outlines IPART’s preliminary findings and recommendations on the impacts of the NSW container deposit scheme on beverage prices and competition over the first three months of the scheme (ie, December 2017 to February 2018). It also explains our framework for monitoring and assessing the impacts of the CDS and seeks comments from stakeholders to inform our monitoring over the rest of the year.
Submissions to this report (11)
PDF 1.83MB
24 Apr 2018 Media Release Media Release
IPART has released a progress report on the impacts of the NSW container deposit scheme on beverage prices and competition over the first three months of the scheme (ie, December 2017 to February 2018).
HTML of Media Release
24 Apr 2018 Fact Sheet Fact Sheet
This Fact Sheet summarises IPART’s Progress Report.
PDF 186.02KB
24 Apr 2018 Consultant Report Consultant Report - The CIE
IPART engaged the Centre for International Economics (the CIE) to estimate whether the introduction of the CDS has had any other market impacts on consumers including the quantity of beverages purchased for consumption in NSW and the amount spent by consumers on beverages in NSW. This Interim Report presents CIE’s findings on the first three months of the scheme.
PDF 608.12KB
13 Feb 2018 Media Release Media Release
IPART is seeking comment on the impact of the container deposit scheme on the NSW beverage market.
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13 Feb 2018 Issues Paper Issues Paper
This Issues Paper sets out IPART’s proposed approach for monitoring and reporting on the impacts of the NSW container deposit scheme on beverage prices and competition. Feedback is sought from the beverage industry, consumers and other interested stakeholders.
Submissions to this report (60)
PDF 803.09KB
13 Feb 2018 Fact Sheet Fact Sheet
This Fact Sheet summarises IPART’s Issues Paper.
PDF 293.71KB
13 Feb 2018 Consultant Report Consultant Report - CIE
IPART commissioned the Centre for International Economics (The CIE) to prepare a report on the beverage industry in NSW and options for monitoring the impacts of the container deposit scheme.
PDF 0.98MB
9 Feb 2018 Terms of Reference Terms of Reference
The NSW Government has asked IPART to monitor
PDF 493.54KB
15 Nov 2017 Terms of Reference Draft Terms of Reference
The Government has requested that the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal monitor and report on the impact of the implementation of the NSW Container Deposit Scheme (CDS) on beverage prices.
Submissions to this report (7)
PDF 13.23MB

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