It's as easy as 1, 2, 3…

When you recycle with Containers for Change, you get a 10 cent refund for every eligible container you return.
Not in Queensland? Click here

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Collect eligible containers

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Take them to a container refund point

Get returning
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Earn a refund or donate

Get your refund

 

GET STARTED WITH A SCHEME ID

 

If you’re new to the scheme or just don’t have one yet, a scheme ID is a great way to receive your refund straight into your bank or PayPal account.

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1. Collect eligible containers

Not all containers are eligible. Download the app to scan the barcode on your containers or enter the barcode below to find out if it's eligible.

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Eligible Containers

2. Return your containers

There are four different types of container refund points available in Queensland. The best one for you could depend on how many containers you’re returning and how you would like to receive your refund.

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Depots

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Bag drops

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Reverse vending machines (RVMs)

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Pop-ups

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FIND A CONTAINER REFUND POINT NEAR YOU

Search for your local by postcode or suburb.

New to the scheme? Don’t forget to sign up

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3. EARN A REFUND OR DONATE

 

All eligible containers are worth a 10 cent refund that you can either keep or donate to a charity or community group.

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Electronic funds transfer (EFT)

RECEIVE DIRECT REFUNDS
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Cash

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Vouchers

EARN VOUCHERS
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Donate your containers

START DONATING

 

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