Street cleaning service standards

Street cleaning


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Find below detailed information about the standard of cleanliness you can expect in Sutton's streets


  • We aim to keep all roads free from litter, rubbish and animal faeces
  • We will use the standards set out in the Code of Practice on Litter & Refuse to check our work.

What is covered

  • All residential roads are cleaned 
  • District Centres have a continuous service between the hours of 6am - 8pm.
  • Respond within 24 hrs to complaints of roads falling to Grade C & below.

What is not covered

  • Additional cleaning unless the standard of cleanliness falls to a Grade C or below before the next scheduled clean
  • Removal of litter from private land or unadopted roads & footpaths.
  • The removal of Weeds (see below)

How you can help us

  • Not dropping litter - use the litter bins provided.
  • Report street cleaning issues using our online form

Reporting a street cleaning issue is easy using our online form

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