Fly-tipping data 2023

Monthly fly-tipping data for 2023 broken down by waste type, land type and incident size.

This data is also available as accessible a PDF document below the tables.

Fly-tip by primary waste type 2023

Waste typeJanuaryFebruaryMarchAprilMayJuneJulyAugustSeptemberOctoberNovemberDecember
Animal carcass 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Green 2 0 4 3 2 3 2 3 4 1 0
Vehicle parts 2 1 2 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
White goods 3 14 4 3 1 3 2 6 4 3 3
Other electrical 3 3 1 0 1 2 4 0 0 0 4 0
Tyres 1 4 1 2 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1
Asbestos 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0
Clinical 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Construction / demolition 5 6 3 3 3 7 3 7 3 4 6
Black bags / commercial 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Black bags / household 4 9 3 2 2 3 3 2 2 5 4
Chemical, oil fuel  2 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 2
Other household 18 28 28 14 18 26 18 23 21 17 20 15 
Other commercial 2 4 0 0 1 7 4 0 1 1 1

Fly-tip by land type 2023

Land typeJanuaryFebruaryMarchAprilMayJuneJulyAugustSeptemberOctoberNovemberDecember
Highway 4 7 3   6 9 1 2 4 10 6
Footpath / bridleway 15 32 13 8 9 16 14 12 12 6 15
Back alleyway 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
Railway 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Council land 17 27 19 10 12 17 19 24 15 13 17 14 
Agricultural 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Private 6 4 10 8 5 6 3 4 5 4 3
Commercial / industrial 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Watercourse 1 0 2 2   4 1 0 0 0 0

Fly-tip by waste/incident size 2023

Waste/incident sizeJanuaryFebruaryMarchAprilMayJuneJulyAugustSeptemberOctoberNovemberDecember
Single item 23 33 24 16 16 26 18 15 8 9 16
Single black bag 3 8 2 1 2 2 1 5 4  0 1
Car boot or less 6 10 5 4 8 12 5 13 9 8 16
Small van 9 18 14 6 5 12 11 9 12 16 5
Transit van 2 1 2 2 1 1 3 1 4 0 0
Tipper lorry 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Significant multi-loads 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Last updated on 03 January 2024