Report rubbish and litter issues

You can report a litter or rubbish problems such as:

Discarded needles and syringes

We are unable to remove discarded needles or syringes from private land or from within someone’s property.

Contact Wasteline if you find a discarded needle or syringe in a public place

  • on the pavement or road
  • on grassy areas 
  • in communal stairs or landings

Abandoned vehicles 

Abandoned vehicles are not only a nuisance but also an eyesore. If you require a vehicle to be uplifted visit CarTakeBack, who will collect your vehicle at a convenient time from your home or your place of work. In many areas, collection is free of charge.

You can report abandoned vehicles online by filling in our for or by phone.

Report abandoned vehicle

Fly-tipping

Fly-tipping is the illegal dumping of waste on land, often seen in lay-bys, country lanes, fields or woodland.

If you use a private contractor to remove household, garden or construction waste make sure that any waste produced on the property is only taken away by someone who is a registered waste carrier

Don't approach anyone or put yourself in danger if you see fly-tipping, it is more important to report the incident.

When reporting fly-tipping, try to get as much information as you can, such as:

  • vehicle details
  • descriptions of people involved
  • location
  • photographs (only if you can take them safely)

You can report fly-typping incident online or by phone.

Report fly-tipping

Dog fouling

If you are aware of any irresponsible dog owners who have failed to pick up after their dog then please let us know.

Report dog fouling incident

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