Advocacy

Featured on this page are lobbying activities undertaken by ALOA:
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Our most recent activities are shown in the NEWS section.

04/09/18   Consultation on exposure draft amendments to the Safeguard Mechanism
05/07/18   Queensland Waste Submission
19/06/18   Emissions Reduction Fund landfill gas method review
21/05/18   PFAS National Environmental Management Plan
29/03/18   Emissions Reduction Fund Safeguard Mechanism Submission
07/02/18   New Minimum standards for managing construction and demolition waste in NSW
18/12/17   PFAS Impact Regulation Statement
11/12/17   Construction Waste Management Reforms
27/10/17   ALOA seeks minimum standard for managing construction demolition waste in NSW
23/09/17   ALOA’s PFAS National Environmental Management Plan  Submission
21/09/17   ALOA’s response to the Senate Standing Committee’s Enquiry in Environment and Communication
21/09/17   ALOA’s submission in response to the Energy from Waste Enquiry
21/09/17   Queensland investigation into interstate waste transportation
17/07/17   Climate Change Review
26/06/17   Crediting Period Extension Review
30/01/17   SA Waster Reform Amendment Bill
17/01/17   Waste Hubs Framework
12/09/16   National Waste Report submission
19/09/16   Waste Industry Protocol- Suggested audit requirements
19/10/16   Letter to NSW Environment Protection Authority 19/10/16
12/07/16   SA Landfill Levy
20/06/16   ALOA’s submission to Infrastructure Victoria to the document “All things considered published May 2016”
12/04/16   Briefing Note – meeting with Adam Bandt MP,   The Greens Climate and Energy spokesperson
15/04/16    Submission – ALOA’s Emission Intensity Benchmark Submission
17/02/16   Submission -ALOA’s Climate Change Special Review Submission
15/12/15   ALOA AGM – 2015 AGM Chairmans’ Address
04/09/15   September Member Update
03/08/15   August Member Update
03/08/15   Waste Industry Protocol
29/07/15   Waste Industry Protocol announcement
27/04/15   ALOA’s response to the Emission Reduction Fund safeguard mechanism consultation paper
06/02/15   ALOA’s response to the consultation paper ­ ‘Handling of early collected carbon tax charges held by landfill operators’
22/12/14   Article, Daily Telegraph, Carbon tax rates rip-off: Greedy councils pocket our cash as NSW government calls for a ‘please explain’
22/12/14   Joint statement by ALOA & the Waste Management and Recycling Associations (WCRA) in relation to the NSW Protection of the Environment Operations (Waste) Regulation 2014
16/12/14   ALOA AGM 2013/14 Chairman’s Report
12/03/14   Letter to Minister Hunt re Emission Reduction Fund – Coverage of the Waste Sector
21/02/14    Submission to the Emissions Reduction Fund Green Paper
14/02/14   Letter from Hon Greg Hunt in response to ALOA’s letter of 19/12/13
19/12/13   Letter to Hon Greg Hunt, Minister for the Environment,  re Coverage of the Waste Sector under Direct Action
07/11/13   Submission ALOA Submission on ERF
 01/11/13   Submission ALOA Submission re Draft Carbon Tax Repeal Legislation
07/11/13   Letter to Hon Greg Hunt re Draft Carbon Tax Repeal Legislation
01/11/13   Submission Draft Carbon Tax Repeal Legislation
01/11/13   Letter To Hon Greg Hunt re Draft Carbon Tax Repeal Legislation
23/10/13   Recommendation  Response to the draft CPM repeal documentation released last week
04/09/13   Direct Action in the Waste Sector
12/08/13   Submission Draft Clean Energy Legislation Amendments
17/07/13   Letter to Hon Mark Butler, Minister for Environment, Climate Change, Heritage and Water
 29/06/13   Letter From Yvette D’Arth, Parliamentary Secretary, Climate Change, Industry and Innovation
29/03/13   Letter To Yvette D’Arth, from ALOA and ACOR, Parliamentary Secretary, Climate Change, Industry and Innovation
 21/03/13   Letter To Jenny Wilkinson from ALOA, Deputy Secretary DCCEE
Implementation of “carry over” rules
28/02/13   Member Recommendation (Updated) Estimating Direct Debit Costs at Landfills

Refer to Archive – Advocacy for pre 2013