The former Strategic Partnerships program has now been incorporated into the Community and industry Engagement (CIE) program.
Strategic partnerships were formal alliances between the Waste Authority and key stakeholders to enable consolidated engagement and/or the building of mutual long-term goals and commitments to waste avoidance and resource recovery. The Authority sought strategic partners that were well placed to assist with advancing the Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Act 2007 (WARR Act) objects and the Authority’s strategic priorities.
This program has now closed and will be re-structured under the Community and industry Engagement Program.
Strategic partnerships advance the Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Act 2007 (WARR Act) objects and the Authority’s strategic priorities.
Strategic partnerships are formal alliances between the Waste Authority and key stakeholders to enable consolidated engagement and/or the building of mutual long-term goals and commitments to waste avoidance and resource recovery. The Authority will seek strategic partners who are best placed to assist with advancing the WARR Act objects and the Authority’s strategic priorities.
- Keep Australia Beautiful Council (WA)
- The aim of the strategic partnership with Keep Australia Beautiful Council of Western Australia (KABC WA) is to support KABC’s Litter Prevention Strategy 2014-2019.
- Green Stamp - Printing, Green Stamp - Cleaning, Green Stamp - MTAWA
- Representing the motor trade, printing and cleaning industry sectors, the Authority has a strategic partnership with the Western Australian branch of the Green Stamp Association. The Green Stamp program assists small to medium-sized businesses to incorporate processes that avoid, reduce, reuse, recycle and dispose of waste in an environmentally sustainable manner.
- Master Builders Association WA
- Representing builders, sub-contractors, suppliers and consultants in both commercial and residential sectors, the partnership utilises a number of projects to improve waste and recycling practices thorugh targeted information, practical tools and recognition of best practice.
- Western Australian Local Government Association
- The Authority’s partnership with WALGA provides an effective consultation mechanism with the 141 Local Governments in Western Australia, on waste management policy discussion and development. WALGA, through the Municipal Waste Advisory Council (MWAC), undertake research and development in major policy areas such as waste management as an essential service, waste management infrastructure and product stewardship.
- Waste Management & Resource Recovery Association of Australia (WMRR)
- Representing the waste management industry sector, the Authority has partenered with the Western Australian branch of WMRR which is Australia's peak association for waste management professionals.