How to dispose of large objects

Fly-tipping damages the environment and is a health hazard that attracts vermin.

Examples of commonly dumped waste include:

  • large household items such as fridges, sofas or mattresses
  • garden waste
  • builders' rubble
  • clinical waste
  • tyres

You can dispose of large objects responsibly by:

Reporting fly-tipping

Large-scale fly-tipping is a crime. If you see it happening, or find rubbish that has been dumped, please report it to us.

The more information you can provide, the more likely it is we'll get a successful prosecution. Even small-scale fly-tipping could result in a £400 fine.