South Dublin County Council

Bainistíocht Bruscair

Make South Dublin County a litter free place. Report litter or pollution incidents to us and we can then investigate and fine those responsible at 01-4149000 or 24 hour lo-call telephone number 1850 365 121

  1. Investigation and prosecution of illegal dumping
  2. The removal of abandoned and End-of-Life Vehicle (ELV)
  3. The issue of on-the-spot fines for litter offences
  4. The prosecution of serious offences through the courts
  5. Investigation and prosecution of illegal casual traders

Presently, the on-the-spot fine for littering under the Litter Pollution Act 1997, (as amended) is €150.00. If the matter is brought to the District Court and the offender is found guilty, the maximum fine can be up to €3,000.00. For more information on Litter and the Law please click here.

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Related Documents

Litter Management plan 2015-2019
Document type: Publications - pdf
Bye-Laws for the Prevention and Control of Litter
Document type: Publications - doc
Litter and the Law
Document type: Publications - pdf