How can I prevent my rubbish being fly-tipped by someone else?
The first line of defence against fly-tipping is ensuring that only people who will dispose of the waste responsibly are allowed to take your waste away. We all have a legal obligation, or Duty of Care, to ensure that all waste from our household or business is disposed of correctly. By taking necessary precautions, you can reduce the risk that rubbish from your home or business is dumped illegally.
What do I do if I find some fly-tipped waste?
If the rubbish is on public land, the district council is obliged to clear it up. You can report an incident to your local district council to investigate: