Wetaskiwin City Council passed the Plastic Checkout Bag Bylaw at their regular October 9, 2018 City Council Meeting. The plastic bag ban will come into effect locally on July 9, 2019. As of this date, the following will take effect:
Furthermore, after June 1, 2020:
If you have any questions or comments regarding the single-use plastic bag ban, email the City Clerk or phone 780.361.4420.
Public Engagement Results
The results from the Plastic Bag Surveys to Businesses and Residents can be found here.