NSW Bin Trim Equipment Rebates Program

NSW Bin Trim Equipment Rebates Program

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NSW Bin Trim Equipment Rebates Program

Start your waste management journey and save up to 50% on equipment costs.

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Wastech are the experts in finding the delicate balance between Waste management efficiency and expense.

The NSW Bin Trim Rebates Program is a valuable opportunity that will reduce business costs, improve efficiency as well as demonstrate environmental leadership while contributing to a more sustainable future for NSW.

Here’s how it can help your business

  • Cost Savings: Reduce cost of waste disposal, and waste collection expenses.
  • Rebate Incentives: You may be eligible to receive financial incentive or rebates to invest in sustainable waste management solutions.
  • Environmental Responsibility: Adopting sustainable waste management practices demonstrates your commitment to environmental sustainability and corporate responsibility, enhancing your reputation and image.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Compliance with waste management standards and regulations is essential for businesses operating in NSW. The NSW Bin Trim Rebates Program helps you meet these requirements while also reducing your environmental impact.
  • Resource Recovery: Increasing recycling rates and diverting waste from landfill, contributes directly to minimizing your businesses ecological footprint.
  • Improved Efficiency: Focus on core activities, enhance productivity with streamlined waste management systems.

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Who can apply?

To be eligible for the program, businesses must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a commercial and industrial (C&I) waste service at a site in NSW.
  • Have a valid ABN and employ one or more full time employees in NSW.
  • Undergo a waste assessment to apply for the rebate.
  • Businesses that are registered charities, not-for-profits, public entities (including schools and hospitals), and government organisations.

What types of Equipment can be funded:

  • Balers
  • Compactors
  • Bins
  • Shredders
  • Glass crushers
  • Granulators
  • Waste monitoring equipment

Let Wastech guide you in the process:

Step 1: Conduct a comprehensive waste audit
Have a clear understanding of your business waste generation patterns, waste volume and waste types. Complete the initial waste assessment through the Bin Trim App or contact Bin Trim directly at bin.trim@epa.nsw.gov.au.

Step 2: Obtain a quote from Wastech
We will work closely with your business to identify, design and implement tailored waste management systems that align with your requirements.

Step 3: Submit your application
Following the initial waste assessment, applicants must Form 1 – Application Form (with required attachments) on https://epa.smartygrants.com.au/.

If you are a new applicant to SmartyGrants, you will need to register and create a password. If you are already registered, you can log in with your existing username and password.

Step 4: Undergo assessment
EPA will assess and decide on your application around 4 to 6 weeks after you submitted your Form 1.

Step 5: Accept the rebate
You must accept and execute the rebate within 30 days of receiving the Funding Deed.

Step 6: Procure equipment
Within 3 months of executing a Funding Deed, applicants must procure, install and commence use of equipment or technology.

Step 7: Submit form 2 on equipment procured
Submit Form 2 with required attachments within 3 months of executing the deed.

Step 8: Provision of rebate funding
Within 30 days of submitting Form 2, EPA provides the rebate funding.

Step 9: Undergo follow-up assessment
Between 3 to 6 months after installing and commencing use of the equipment or technology, you must complete the follow-up waste assessment using the Bin Trim App.

Step 10: Submit form 3 outcomes report
Submit Form 3 Outcomes Report with required attachments 3 to 6 months after installation and follow-up waste assessment is complete.

Step 11: Operate and maintain equipment
Ensure to operate and maintain equipment for 12 months (if leased) or 5 years (if purchased).

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