About the document
The National Waste Report has been produced regularly since 2010. The 2016 report describes Australia’s national performance on waste and recycling for the 2014-15 year. The Report presents data and commentary on waste generation, recovery and fate for all waste streams and various material categories, by jurisdiction and per capita. Graphs and analyses assist with comparisons and identify trends.
The report has been released with the National Waste Data System (NWDS) reporting tool providing detailed jurisdiction and national waste data.