Tags - Flytipping

Tough legislation long overdue to tackle flytipping scourge

News

25 May 2022

Tougher penalties for flytipping offenders and increased protection for victims contained in proposed legislation is welcome and long overdue, Scottish Land & Estates said today.

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Flytipping risk for Scotland’s Railway

Blog Post

4 May 2022

In this blog, Keira McLuskey, Head of Sustainability at Network Rail Scotland, discusses the problem of flytipping on and around Scotland's railways, highlighting an example found at Newcraighall Road...

7 examples of filthy flytipping from across Scotland

Blog Post

4 Apr 2022

In this blog from our Policy Adviser (Access and Visitor Management), Simon Ovenden, we highlight just some of the examples of flytipping found all over the countryside sent into us by our members.

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Tougher penalties needed to fight Scotland’s flytipping shame

News

29 Mar 2022

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People who illegally dump rubbish, sofas and building materials in Scotland’s beautiful countryside, roadsides and railways need to be hit with higher fines and longer prison sentences to end...

Flytipping – last chance to tell government your views

News

24 Mar 2022

The Scottish Government’s National Litter and Flytipping Strategy consultation closes on Thursday 31 March 2022. We will be submitting a full response to the consultation which is quite detailed and...

SLE launches manifesto with a call to tackle fly-tipping in rural Scotland

News

14 Apr 2021

Fly-tipping is more than an eyesore and protecting our rural communities from it must be a priority for the next Scottish Government, Scottish Land & Estates (SLE) said as they launched their...