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 cleaning 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

Waste Services and Grounds Maintenance
Gateshead Council
Civic Centre
Regent Street
Gateshead
NE8 1HH

Phone: 0191 433 3000
Fax: 0191 478 1138
customerservices@gateshead.gov.uk

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