Rebates and assistance


Efficient recycling and waste management


The Actsmart Business Recycling Program is a free program that helps Canberra, Queanbeyan, Bungendore, Braidwood and Captains Flat businesses implement efficient recycling and waste management practices.


Program participants can:

  • reduce costs—recycling waste can be as much as 50% cheaper than tipping at landfill
  • reduce impacts on the environment
  • receive public recognition of policies and actions through annual accreditation
  • meet corporate environmental commitments.


To be eligible your business must be located in the locations noted above.

Other conditions may apply.

Next steps

Check your eligibility and apply at the ACT Government website or call 13 22 81.