South Australia was the first Australian state to enact container deposit legislation, in 1975. In 2011, the Northern Territory enacted a deposit-refund system based on the South Australian model. The nation as a whole as well as other individual states have considered enacting deposit laws as well.
- South Australia's deposit law
- Northern Territory deposit law
- New South Wales Territory deposit law
- Western Australia deposit law
- ACT deposit law
- Queensland deposit law