Report illegal dumping

What is illegal dumping?

Illegal dumping is the unlawful disposal of any rubbish in public places such as streets, laneways, parks, footpaths and waterways.

What to do with unwanted items?

There are many options to choose from

Is illegal dumping punishable?

Illegal dumping is punishable by fines of up to $4,000 for individuals and $8,000 for corporations under the Protection of the Environment Operations Act 1997.

Report illegal dumping

You can use our online customer service request system to report and track an illegal dumping issue.

Report dumped rubbish

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Page last updated: 09 Jun 2022