Container Deposit Scheme

Container Deposit Scheme  

Is a scheme run by the State Government to provide a 10c refund for every eligible can, carton and bottle returned (No crushing!).

VISY is the Network Operator for Central Goldfields region (North Zone).

In Central Goldfields, selected services provide the local deposit services on behalf of the network operator Visy:

�� Asteria Services:
8am – 3pm Weekdays
8am – 4pm Saturday
(Closed for lunch 12pm-12.45pm)


�� Waste Recyclers of Victoria:
12 Madmans Lane Flagstaff, Wednesday to Saturday from 8.30am to 4.30pm


The State Government launched the Container Deposit Scheme (CDS) on the 1st of November 2023.

Visit Victoria‘s Container Deposit Scheme | Find Eligible Containers ( for a list of eligible containers when they are announced.

Should people have any general enquiries or questions they are encouraged to make contact by visiting Victoria‘s Container Deposit Scheme | Contact Us (

Visit for more information on CDS Vic