SPREAD THE WORD
Retailers of all types and sizes will face decisions over the next few months as they prepare for the Victorian bag ban.
If your organisation has contact with local retail businesses, including food outlets and markets, you can help ensure businesses have the right information and advice they need.
Retailers can also help by ensuring businesses around you know about the ban and how to access help and advice.
How you can help
- Promote the website.
- Promote the retail tour schedule.
- Encourage retailers to access & use the free resources on this website.
- Follow the conversation:
- Direct any retailer questions not answered on this website to the hotline 1800 817 723 or email email@example.com.
Download and publish the NRA's media release.
Spread the word on social media.
1. Promote the tour schedule
The NRA are visiting thousands of retailers in over 100 retail precincts and shopping centres from March to August 2019. Please promote our itinerary to ensure business in your area or satellite towns can meet with us if they have concerns or questions.
"ATTN LOCAL BUSINESSES: The National Retail Association is visiting our region on <date> to provide free advice and resources regarding the upcoming ban on lightweight plastic shopping bags in Victoria. The law applies to all businesses including retail shops, food outlets, markets and online stores. Visit www.vicbagban.com.au for details."
2. Promote key messages & resources
"ATTN LOCAL BUSINESSES: Lightweight plastic shopping bags will be banned across Victoria from November this year. The law applies to all businesses including retail shops, food outlets, markets and online stores. Visit www.vicbagban.com.au for details."