Report a street which needs cleaning

Before you start

If you see litter or other debris on a street or a problem with a litter bin you can let us know by completing our online form.

Large quantities of dumped waste or larger single items can be reported as Fly-tipping.

Report a problem

You will need an online account to use our online services. You can create an account when you go to the form if you don’t already have one.

How we deal with litter

Our litter crews work between 7am and 5pm Monday to Sunday.

  • We prioritise clearing dangerous litter such as needles and broken glass
  • Other litter is cleared within 3 working days of a report being received

Littering fines

Fixed Penalty Notices for littering can be issued in respect of dropped food packaging, cigarette butts, chewing gum and other items.

If you're seen dropping litter we can fine you.

  • The fine for littering is £80
  • You will have 28 days to pay the fine
  • If you do not pay the fine within 28 days you risk going to court
  • if taken to court, you can be fined up to £2,500

Litter bin problems

If you see a problem with a litter bin you can let us know by completing our online form.

Report a problem with a litter bin

  • Full or overflowing bins will be emptied within 3 working days of a report being received
  • Damaged or missing bins will be repaired or replaced as soon as possible

You will need an online account to use our online services. You can create an account when you go to the form if you don’t already have one.

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