Street littering and litter bins

There are now around 2,500 litter bins in Telford and Wrekin. These are all carefully sited to encourage people to use them for disposing of litter and dog waste.

Paying a littering fine

If you do receive a Fixed Penalty Notice (FPN), here is some information on the best ways to pay your fine.

Penalties must be paid within 28 days of being issued. The fine for a littering offence is £80 however if the fine is paid within 10 working days from the date of issue the penalty will be reduced to £50.

Fines can be paid either:

  • Online - You will need your FPN number or reference and credit/debit card details. Pay your FPN online now.
  • By phone - Call 01952 384384 or 01952 384800 between 8.30am and 5pm Monday to Friday. This can only be done with a debit card. Please make sure you have your FPN number or reference to hand.
  • In person - By cheque, cash or debit card at Southwater One (First Point) 8.30am and 5.15pm weekdays.
  • By post - Cheques made payable to 'Telford & Wrekin Council' can be sent to Cash Office, Addenbrooke House, Ironmasters Way, Telford, TF3 4NT.

Last updated: 8.45am on Friday 17 May 2019

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