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Position Vacant – Waste Auditors (Hobsons Bay)
Position Vacant
17 November 2020

Position Vacant – Waste Auditors (Hobsons Bay)

MRA Consulting Group is seeking casual Waste Auditors to join a new team for an ongoing bin inspection project, location: Hobsons Bay LGA, commencing 2 December 2020. Work will be completed in 2-week increments with scheduled project breaks in between inspection rounds.

Sustainability Victoria- Bioenergy grants
EfW
2 October 2019

Sustainability Victoria- Bioenergy grants

Sustainability Victoria recently opened the Bioenergy Infrastructure Fund grants offering a total of $750,000 in funding for government organisations (including state, local and federal), community organisations, businesses and social enterprises over two streams; Infrastructure and Business case or feasibility/technical study.

Sustainability Victoria Resource Recovery Infrastructure Fund grants: round 4  now open
Grants
29 March 2019

Sustainability Victoria Resource Recovery Infrastructure Fund grants: round 4 now open

Sustainability Victoria is providing a $4 million funding boost for major recycling projects that aim to increase resource recovery. These fourth round grants of between $40,000 and $500,000 are aimed at business and local governments that aim to increase sorting and reprocess priority materials.

Sustainability Victoria Recycling Industry Transition Grants now open
Grants
13 April 2018

Sustainability Victoria Recycling Industry Transition Grants now open

By  MRA Consulting Group Sustainability Victoria has opened a $1M Recycling Industry Transition Support (RITS) package, a component of the $13M support package for councils and the recycling industry announced on 23 February 2018 to support the industry following the implementation of China’s National Sword. The new grants aim to support Victoria’s resource recovery sector […]

Sustainability Victoria Energy Assessment Grants now open
Grants
24 October 2016

Sustainability Victoria Energy Assessment Grants now open

By James Moverley, MRA Consulting Group Sustainability Victoria (SV) has released funding for Victorian businesses to carry out an energy assessment under the new SV Business – Boosting Productivity program. Boosting Productivity is a $3 million grants program comprising of: Energy assessments; and Industry capability grants. An energy assessment can identify and implement energy improvements […]

Victorian Litter Innovation Fund released
Grants
22 September 2016

Victorian Litter Innovation Fund released

By James Moverley, MRA Consulting Group Sustainability Victoria (SV) has released Round 2 of the Victorian Litter Innovation Fund. This $700,000 fund is a component of the Victorian Litter Plan and provides support for the Victorian community to fund innovative approaches that prevent and reduce the impact of litter and illegal dumping. Over $300,000 was […]

Victorian approach to waste planning worthy of polite plagiarism
Policy
5 August 2016

Victorian approach to waste planning worthy of polite plagiarism

By Mike Ritchie – Managing Director, MRA Consulting Group Since the Ministerial Advisory Committee on Waste and Resource Recovery Governance Reform in Victoria in 2013, Victoria has pushed ahead rapidly with a strategic infrastructure approach to waste infrastructure reform. The Ministerial Advisory Committee report identified the need for much more coordinated approaches to the planning […]

Victoria – Environmental Assessment Grants
Grants
25 January 2016

Victoria – Environmental Assessment Grants

Sustainability Victoria (SV) has now released funding to help eligible businesses identify opportunities for energy and materials efficiency improvements by engaging a consultant to conduct a resource assessment of their operations. The amount of funding available is summarised below: Grant  Funding Per Applicant  Closing Date  Energy Assessment  Up to $5,000 12 February 2016 Materials Assessment  […]

David Cocks joins MRA Consulting Group in Melbourne
MRA News
11 August 2015

David Cocks joins MRA Consulting Group in Melbourne

MRA announces its expansion into the Victorian market with the appointment of David Cocks as Victorian Manager. David joins MRA from Sustainability Victoria (SV) where he managed SV’s Waste and Resource Recovery Infrastructure Team. David brings to MRA a detailed understanding of Victoria’s waste policy and infrastructure landscape. Given the expansion of processing facilities already underway and in development, David’s experience, developing and evaluating business cases for the State government will […]

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