We have a dedicated team of Education and Enforcement Officers who are out on the streets daily dealing with waste related crime causing a nuisance in our communities. 

Officers use the following legislation to keep the streets of Cardiff clean and tidy.

​Incident​​ Section and Legislation​ Fine​​​
​Littering (including from a vehicle) ​s.88(1) Environmental Protection Act 1990 ​£80
​Dog Fouling ​Dogs (Fouling of Land) Act 1996 ​£80
​Graffiti and fly-posting ​s.43 Anti-Social Behaviour Act 2003 ​£100
​Business waste presentation ​s. 47ZA & 47ZB Environmental Protection Act 1990 (s. 46 & 47 Duty of Care) ​£100
​Failure to produce a waste carriers licence (businesses) ​s. 5B(2) Control of Pollution (Amendment) Act 1989 ​£300
​Failure to produce a waste transfer note (businesses) ​S.34A(2) Environmental Protection Act 1990 ​£300
​Incorrect bags/bins presented for collection ​S46 Environment Protection Act 1990 ​​​£100
​​Waste accumulations on private land ​S215 Town and Country Planning Act 21 days to take action
​Littering domestic duty of care (additional waste) ​s.88(1) Environmental Protection Act 1990 ​£80​
 

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