Street care and cleaning
Information on keeping the streets of Dorset clean. You can also report a problem with drains, public toilets and graffiti/vandalism online.
Dead animal removal
Advice on how to deal with dead animal removal.
Dog fouling is unpleasant and can be a health hazard, report an incident of dog fouling to your local council.
Drainage - help and advice
Information about how to get blockages in drains and sewers cleared.
Fly posting - reporting and removal
Fly posting is when posters, stickers, boards and other forms of advertisement are put up in a public place illegally. Report an incident of fly posting in Dorset with a short online form.
Flytipping is the illegal dumping of waste on any land and is a criminal offence. Those caught fly tipping can be prosecuted under the Environmental Protection Act 1990. Every year councils spend a considerable amount of time and money removing this waste from the landscape.
Find information on graffiti and how to get it removed. Report an incident of graffiti in Dorset with a short online form.
The location and opening hours of public toilets in Dorset and how to report an issue with public toilet in Dorset with a short online form.
Refuse - litter bins
Your district/borough council is responsible for supplying and emptying street litter bins.
Roads - street cleaning programme
Most footways, footpaths and verges in town and village centres in Dorset are litter picked or swept on a regular basis.
Vandalism - prevention measures
Vandalism is an illegal, anti-social activity that creates a negative impression of an area and contributes to people's fear of crime.