Dumping rubbish on public or private land - including roadsides, bushland, reserves and parks – without authorisation is illegal.
Please note: We can only help with dumped rubbish on council-owned land.
Property owners are responsible for dumped rubbish on private land. If the rubbish is on land that belongs to another authority, they are responsible for removing it. These include:
For rubbish dumped in residential streets, we may tape it and leave a note asking for nearby property owners to help identify where it came from, or for the owner to remove and dispose of it correctly.