BC: change to bottle deposits, Oct 1, 2020
Deposit Changes as of Oct. 1st, 2020
Starting October 1st, 2020, deposits on beverage containers over 1 litre will change from 20¢ to 10¢. This will simplify the overall system and make it even easier for you to recycle all your beverage containers — regardless of size.
A transition period will be in place between October 1, 2020, until October 11, 2020, inclusive. During this period Return-It will refund 20¢ for every acceptable beverage container over 1 litre. Starting October 12, 2020, you'll be charged the unified deposit of 10¢ for all beverage containers covered by the Return-It system, and refunded 10¢ upon return...