Illegal Dumping

Dumping unwanted household items and green waste is illegal and subject to on the spot fines of $7,500 or higher fines if the incident goes to court.  

    If you see a possible illegal dumping, obtain as much information as possible, such as:

    • Location where the incident occurred.
    • What was being dumped.
    • Time of day and date.
    • Registration plates and description of vehicle.
    • Description of person.
    • Any other identifying information.

    Council will then commence its investigative process. Any information provided will be held in strictest confidence.

    What to report to council

    • Dumped/abandoned cars (or call police assistance line).
    • Roadside rubbish on local roads.
    • Dumped solid or liquid wastes (can also be reported to the EPA, Police, Crimestoppers).
    • Illegal dumping in council parks.
    • Illegal dumping on Shire beaches.
    • Illegal dumping on private property.


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    Illegal Dumping Abandoned Vehicles

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