Illegally dumped rubbish is known as fly-tipping
What is fly-tipping?
Fly-tipping is any rubbish that has been dumped illegally. It spoils the environment and creates health and safety hazards.
We are responsible for removing it from our streets, parks, and open spaces.
Fly-tipping is a criminal offence. It carries a maximum penalty of £50,000.
Report it to us
If you find waste dumped on public property, report it to us. We'll arrange for it to be picked up and try to prosecute the fly-tippers.
Give as much information as you can about:
If it's a serious incident, for example lorries dumping waste, call: