What it contains

Accepting fill material onto your land may seem like a good idea, but if it contains waste, it may ruin your land and make you liable to fines, prosecution and massive cleanup costs to remove it. This document provides advice to landowners to help ensure you only accept soil (fill material) that is not mixed with waste.
Publication number
Illegal waste disposal; Waste and recycling; Illegal waste disposal; Waste and recycling
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Release date
16 November 2012

Reviewed 31 August 2023