Fly tipping is the illegal dumping of waste – anything from fridges or washing machines, to black bin bags and boxes and it’s a growing problem on the Tendring peninsula. It is illegal under The Environmental Protection Act 1990 and the maximum fine is £50,000 and/or up to five years in prison. If you want to report fly tipping in our area, you can do so online using their online report form. You can also use this form to report problems with their Service Delivery, such as a missed refuse/recycling collection, full litter/dog bins, abandoned vehicles etc. This is an online form which you can fill in and submit electronically. There is no need to print and send the form by post.