To promote model product stewardship policies, programmes and legislation; researching technical issues; and helping agencies,
organisations and companies develop viable solutions; and
To bring key stakeholders together to reach voluntary negotiated agreements on specific products; and
To hold developed programmes on behalf of industry groups and organisations (both public and private); and
To serve as a clearing house for information as a network for product stewardship education, training and development in New Zealand; and
To maintain tracking systems and associated data for recycling and waste and provide services and information to interested parties; and
To pursue every object or purpose within New Zealand which in accordance with the laws of New Zealand for the time being is charitable.
Note: The main sectors, activities and beneficiaries are bolded.
Acts as an umbrella / resource body
Provides advice / information / advocacy
Education / training / research
Environment / conservation
stakeholder organisations and their members with an interest in product stewardship
The Trust is governed by 3 sitting Trustees.
Management & Operations:
As pieces of sector work come online, this is currently contracted out to appropriately qualified consultants.
Administration & Compliance:
Currently 3R Group Limited donates time and disbursements to keep the Trust up to date.
Annual Returns are due within 6 months of a charity’s balance date (financial year-end), or a longer period if an extension has been granted.
Here is a list of all the details changed by the charity, for example adding or removing officers, amending rules, changing balance dates or updating address details.