Council encourages concerns about pollution to be raised with the person causing the pollution, if known.
Pollution can be reported to Hastings Council on 6581 8111. Pollution reports are treated as confidential.
Where the pollution relates to an activity controlled by the Environment Protection Authority, this pollution can be reported to the Environmental Protection Authority Pollution Line on 131 555 (local call cost throughout NSW).
Duty to report
Polluters must report certain pollution incidents to the appropriate regulatory authority. These are pollution incidents causing or threatening material harm to the environment. For information on who is under a duty to report, and when the duty to report applies, visit the NSW Environmental Protection Agency site.