The environment and the law

Got a complaint or are you concerned? Let us know your thoughts or concerns about the environment.

Illegal dumping

Information about how you can report illegal dumping in your area and what will happen if you are caught dumping your waste illegally.


Information about the fines that can be imposed on individuals who litter in public places.

Noise Pollution

Information about noise pollution and how to reports it.

Water Pollution

An introduction to water pollution and how you can make a complaint.

Air Pollution

An overview of air pollution and how the law deals with it.

Watercraft Bye Laws

Learn more about the law with regards to the use of watercraft on the lakes in County Cavan.

Effluent Discharges

Learn about the discharge of effluent to waters and sewers and the licences which are required.