Litter and litter bins

Report litter

The most common items are sweet wrappers, cigarettes and cigarette butts. Discarded chewing gum is also classed as litter. Small quantities (less than a bag of rubbish) is classed as litter and larger quantities are classed as fly-tipping.

Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council has a duty to clear litter from public places such as streets and pavements.

If you notice a specific problem and would like to report this to us.

Report a litter problem

Please provide as much information as possible.

More about litter

Alternatively, you can telephone our help line on 01455 238141.