Container Collection Depots

Dataset Number1036
Dataset TitleContainer Collection Depots
CustodianData Authority: Environment Protection Authority
Data Provider: Environment Protection Authority


DescriptionSouth Australia has had Container Deposit Legislation (CDL) since 1975, under sections 65-73 of the Environment Protection Act 1993. A wide range of beverage containers sold in South Australia are required to be approved by the Environment Protection Authority to ensure they have a refundable 10 cent deposit and display an approved refund marking. South Australians enjoy the convenience of an extensive depot network throughout the metropolitan and regional areas of the state, and the depot locations are provided here.
UsageLocate EPA Container Collection Depots

Data Quality

LineageSite locations determined by EPA.
CompletenessDataset is complete
Positional AccuracyLocation is approximate.

Geographic Extent

Extent NameSouth Australia
Min Easting or Longitude129
Min Northing or Latitude-38.25
Max Easting or Longitude141
Max Northing or Latitude-26

Dataset Status

Initially Acquired15-01-2015
Last Updated17/06/2022
Update FrequencyAs required
Maintenance MethodSites are added or removed as needed.
LicenseingCC BY (Attribution)


TableNameField AliasData TypeDescription
TOPO.EPA_CollectionDepotsDEPOT_NAME textDepot Name
TOPO.EPA_CollectionDepotsADDRESS textDepot Street Address
TOPO.EPA_CollectionDepotsSUBURB textSuburb location of depot
TOPO.EPA_CollectionDepotsPOSTCODE Long IntegerPostcode of depot
TOPO.EPA_CollectionDepotsCERT_TITLE textCertificate of Title Number
TOPO.EPA_CollectionDepotsPARCEL_ID textThe plan type and plan number
TOPO.EPA_CollectionDepotsREGION textLocation e.g. Metropolitan or Regional
TOPO.EPA_CollectionDepotsWEBSITE textLink to the collection depot website where available.
TOPO.EPA_CollectionDepotsDEPOT_ID DoubleThe ID of the collection depot listed in the EPA GENI Database.

Contact Information

OrganisationEnvironment Protection Authority
Postal AddressGPO Box 2607