Report fly-tipping (illegal dumping)

Report rubbish that’s been dumped on the road, pavement or public land.

It’s useful to give us:

  • location and details of what’s been dumped

If you see who's doing the fly-tipping it’s also useful to give us:

  • a description of the person
  • vehicle registration and description 

Report fly-tipping 

We usually clear fly-tipping within two working days, unless we need to make special arrangements.   

If you want to report fly-tipping on private land, call 0117 922 2100.  


People who fly-tip can get:

  • a fine of up to £50,000 
  • up to five year’s imprisonment