Fly tipping is the illegal dumping of waste. This can be on a roadside, in the countryside or on private land.
The law imposes a duty on people to ensure that waste is disposed of properly. The law also requires us to ensure that the people we give our waste to dispose of it in a proper and safe way - this is called Duty of Care.
How to report fly tipping
Fly tipping is dealt with by your district or borough council. You can contact them directly or report the problem to us online: