Illegal dumping of household items continues to be a widespread problem across the City of Ryde. Dumped items are unsightly, and encourage others to add to the pile causing it to become dangerous.
Illegal dumping costs NSW councils around $10 million each year. Dumping of rubbish is an offence under the Protection of the Environment Operations Act 1997 and offenders could be subject to fines exceeding $2000.
Council has a comprehensive enforcement and education program regarding illegal dumping. However, Council still needs your help. If you see anyone dumping rubbish in the City of Ryde area, make a note of:
For further details on illegal dumping education and enforcement activities please contact Council's Customer Service on 9952 8222.
Pre-book your household CleanUp
Problem Waste Drop-Off Stations
Chipping and Mulching
Compost Bins and Worm Farms
Television and Computer Collection Service
No Advertising Mail Stickers
Public Place Recycling and Butt-Out Bins
Household Chemical CleanOut