The Environment Agency deals with contaminated land, radiation, pollution and flood risk. You can find more information about those things here.
To find out about licensing and activities to do with protected species and vulnerable environments, go here.
Report it to us
Large scale dumping or hazardous waste
We need to know about large scale illegal dumping (where lorries are being used to dump rubbish), someone running a waste site without a permit or not following the rules of a waste management permit, report it online or by calling 101. If you're deaf or hard of hearing, use our textphone service on 18001 101.
If you're aware of hazardous waste that's an immediate danger to the public, report it to us straight away by calling 999. If you're deaf or hard of hearing, use our textphone service 18000 or text us on 999 if you’ve pre-registered with the emergencySMS service.