Reporting Littering

According to the Westmeath Council County website “Leaving or throwing litter in a public place is an offence which can be subject to an "on the spot fine" of €150 and maximum fine of €3,000 on conviction in the District Court. A person convicted of a litter offence may be required by the Court to pay the Council's costs and expenses in investigating the offence and in bringing the prosecution”

You can report any breach of the Pollution legislation to the Environment Section, Westmeath County Council, Bishopsgate Street, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath Tel: 044-9332226 or e-mail This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or visit the Litter Complaint Form Page.