Graffiti management

Maintaining our streetscapes is a priority so we can all enjoy a locality that is cared for, and feels safe for all who work, live and visit it.

Removing graffiti is a priority.

Reporting graffiti on public utilities and infrastructure

If you would like to report graffiti on public utilitities and infrastructure please call the following numbers:

  • Ausgrid - 13 13 65
  • Australia Post - 13 13 18
  • Sydney Trains - 13 15 00
  • Sydney Water - 13 20 92
  • Telstra - 13 33 03
  • Transport for NSW (RMS) - 13 77 88

Visit the NSW Government Justice website for more information about graffiti management

Reporting graffiti on private or Council property

You can report issues with graffiti using our online customer request system:

Report graffiti issue

Council provides the following:

  • Removal of graffiti from Council property as part of regular infrastructure services, with a focus on highly visible and highly tagged spaces which are accessible within public spaces.
  • Removal of graffiti from private and commercial property that is deemed offensive by Council which is readily accessible. Offensive graffiti includes: racist, culturally offensive, defamatory, or images/language of an indecent nature.

Together we will work to reduce graffiti in the Inner West.

If you notice graffiti on private or commercial property, please report the incident to the police. Graffiti from all other state and government sites need to be referred to the respective authorities, as per the details provided further up this page.

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Page last updated: 17 Mar 2023