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Litter Management

Litter Management

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 info@sdublincoco.ie 01-4149000 or 24 hour lo-call telephone number 1800 365 123

  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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Anti-Litter and Anti-Graffiti Awareness Initiatives

South Dublin County Council is now accepting applications for funding of projects which qualify as Anti-Litter and Anti-Graffiti Awareness Initiatives. Applications should seek to promote public awareness and education in relation to litter and / or graffiti.