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The Australian Packaging Covenant (APC) is a sustainable packaging initiative which aims to change the culture of business to design more sustainable packaging, increase recycling rates and reduce packaging litter.


Workshops to identify problems & create solutions

Workshops to identify problems & create solutions

We are now calling for expressions of interest to attend a workshop to identify reoccurring challenges with consumer-facing packaging and help create solutions.

New and improved APC Awards

New and improved APC Awards

This year we are inviting all signatories to join high performers at the APC Awards on 24 August in Sydney. The Awards will include a networking lunch, panel conversation and awards presentation.

Notice of Special General Meeting

Notice of Special General Meeting

A Special General Meeting of the National Packaging Covenant Industry Association Inc. will be held at 3 Spring Street, Sydney, on 28 June at 11am.

Recent Updates

Members vote in favour of governance change for the Australian Packaging Covenant

Members have successfully voted for the NPCIA to convert to a public company limited by guarantee and regulated by the Australian Securities Investment Commission.

Minister Hunt confirms Covenant’s future

We are pleased to announce that the Australian Packaging Covenant will be enhanced, with a relaunched agreement commencing January 2017.

May Newsletter

Read all the latest news from the Australian Packaging Covenant.

2015 Annual Report

This Annual Report outlines the 5-year performance and achievements of industry and government working collaboratively towards improved packaging, recycling and litter outcomes.