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Environment Protection Authority

Environmental Issues

Waste and recycling

Illegal waste dumping

Illegal dumping is the depositing – dumping, tipping or otherwise – of waste larger than litter onto land or into water. Illegal dumping varies from small bags of rubbish in an urban environment to larger scale dumping of waste materials in isolated areas, such as bushland.

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Page last updated: 19 May 2017