DID YOU KNOW…?

 

ILLEGAL DUMPING……?

In NSW alone local councils can spend up to combined 10 million a year cleaning up rubbish that has been illegally dumped by individuals or businesses. For the larger council this can equate to around $400,000 annually.

Auburn council can in one week remove as much as 10 tonne of illegally dumped rubbish

with 8871 illegal dumping incidents rubbish within Rockdale council

Tier 3 – on-the-spot fines

Tier 2 – use of land as waste facility without lawful authority

Tier 1 – disposal of waste: harm to the environment