Illegal Dumping

To report illegal dumping so it can be removed, submit a request here or call us on 8256 0333.

We encourage everyone to be responsible for the proper removal of waste. If you have larger items you need to dispose of, please visit our Hard Rubbish page to see when your suburb is due for a free pick up and make a booking. Or, if you are unsure about any items, please call NAWMA on 1800 111 004. 

If you see someone dumping illegally, you can:

  • Report it via the Pollution & Illegal Dumping hotline on 8204 2004 or 1800 623 445.
  • Download the free ‘Dob In A Litterer’ App for Android and iPhone and report it on the go.

What are the penalties?

Litter and illegal dumping clean-up costs the Playford community around $1 million every year and can causes environmental damage and decrease property values.

Illegal dumping is the deliberate disposal of materials onto public or private land. It is a criminal offence, with penalties of up to $1000 on the spot fine. For serious offences, dumping can attract fines up to $120,000 or imprisonment for 2 years.

Dob in a Litterer

Help keep Playford litter-free by using the Environmental Protection Authority’s Dob in Litterer App to report littering from vehicles.

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