Manchester City Council

Manchester Arena attack

Manchester is sharing its sympathy and our thoughts are with everyone affected, especially those who have lost loved ones or been injured and traumatised.

Sign the online book of condolence.


Report dumped rubbish

Before you use this form

1. Where is the problem?

  • In a garden or other land attached to someone‚Äôs home
    contact the homeowner.
  • On land attached to a shop, pub, factory or other commercial building
    contact the person who owns the land.
  • On a canal, river, or railway
    Do not report it here: get advice about clearing canal, river, or railway

2. Is there an immediate and serious threat to safety?

3. Is the rubbish dumped next to a communal bin?

  • Don't report it now. Check again after the next collection, and report it then if it's still there. See bin collection dates.

4. Is it an obstruction caused by something like a skip or unauthorised structure?

Reporting the problem 

You will need to sign in if you witnessed who dumped the rubbish and want to provide a statement. If you don't already have one, create a customer account now. Otherwise report the problem.