Find out how to report fly-tipping and prevent your rubbish being fly-tipped by others at https://www.suffolkrecycling.org.uk/fly-tipping
Fly-tipping is the illegal dumping of rubbish. It is punishable by a maximum sentence of 5 years imprisonment and the possibility of an unlimited fine on conviction.
can seriously pollute watercourses and contaminate land.
can endanger human health, wildlife and livestock.
is unsightly, spoiling our communities and the quality of life for local residents.
is seen as a major problem by over three quarters of landowners and affects 67% of farmers.
undermines legitimate businesses who are undercut by illegal operators.
encourages others to dump more waste.
Collection of fly-tipped rubbish on the ground outside