What is environmental crime?

Environmental crime is against the law, it includes littering, fly-tipping, dog fouling and abandoned vehicles.

Environmental enforcement team

Our Environmental Enforcement Officers will use their powers to investigate and prosecute against environmental crime.

Environmental crime fines

Fixed Penalty Notices (FPN) may be issued for committing a number of environmental offences.


Fly-tipping is the illegal dumping of waste or rubbish. Anything more than a single sack of rubbish is classed as fly-tipping.