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Street sweeping and litter


We clean all of the roads and footpaths in Gateshead and empty litter bins as part of our street cleaning service.

If you feel your street needs to be cleaned please let us know.

Request street sweeping or litter removal


Fixed Penalty Notices

Littering is a crime, and council staff can issue £80 fixed penalty notices (FPNs) to people caught spoiling the streets by not using litter bins.

Pay a fixed penalty notice (FPN) for littering

Contact us

Customer Services
Gateshead Council
Civic Centre
Regent Street

Phone: 0191 433 7000