Report fly-tipping

Fly-tipping is illegal dumping. It's also a criminal offence. Report fly-tipping online.

Service information

Fly-tipping is a criminal offence. Use this service to tell us about fly-tipping.  

If you see someone fly-tipping please also report the details to the police. 

We don't remove fly-tipping from private properties. 

Before you start

We need to know:

  • the location of the fly-tipping
  • description of the items

You can also upload a photo. This may help us to resolve the issue quicker. 

How to report

Report online

What happens next

We'll carry out a site visit to arrange the appropriate team to remove the items. 

We'll check who owns the land. We don't remove fly-tipping from private properties.

Fly-tipping fines

If you're caught fly-tipping you could be fined up to £10,000. You could also face up to 6 months in prison. 

Last modified on 24 June 2021

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