Individuals with a disability or medical need for using a straw will be exempted from the ban and more information will be released by the government about accessibility in this situation.
In this situation, an exemption allows for the sale, supply and distribution of single-use plastic straws.
Enforcement & Penalties
The Environment Protection Authority will enforce the legislation in South Australia.
To find out what penalties apply in South Australia, the full Bill is available here.
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