Dead animals causing traffic hazards
If the animal is in the middle of a road or highway, and is a potential danger to traffic, please contact the police by phoning 101.
Dead animals in public places
We are responsible for the removal of dead animals from:
- the public highway
- land or beaches that we own
- beaches that are privately leased through the Council
We cannot remove dead animals from private land.
We aim to remove the dead animal within 24 hours.