What it contains

This manual has been prepared as a resource tool to assist litter enforcement officers and agencies to develop and implement strategies to tackle littering issues and to assist in the implementation of the Environment Protection Act 1970 Part VIIA. Disclaimer: The documents contained within this publication ('these documents') are intended as a guide only, and users should obtain their own legal advice before using these documents. EPA Victoria accepts no responsibility for reliance on these documents, and accepts no responsibility for their accuracy, drafting or subsequent legal effect. Additionally, EPA Victoria accepts no liability for claims resulting directly or indirectly from the issue or use of these documents. This replaces publication 1142.1, released August 2010.
Publication number
Best practice; Enforcement; Illegal dumping; Litter; Local government; Waste
Number of pages
Release date
30 December 2014

Reviewed 30 December 2019