It is the responsibility of Surrey Heath Borough Council to remove graffiti on highways and public land. This could be painting over the graffiti, using a special chemical to dissolve it (provided the surface underneath is not then damaged), or pressure washing.
- Offensive or racist graffiti will usually be dealt with within 24 hours of being reported and usually on the same day as the report is received.
- For graffiti removal on Highways and public land please report here
For graffiti on private property it is the responsibility of the owner/occupier to remove. Further contact information for graffiti removal is provided in the table below.
Did you witness ?
Anyone caught carrying out acts of graffiti can be issued with a fixed penalty notice. If you are willing to provide information which may lead to a prosecution, please complete the following form
Contact Non emergency police number 101 or 01483 571212 (Surrey Police)
|If graffiti is on....||Contact|
|Highways and Public Land||Report graffiti|
|Street Name Signs (i.e. road signs etc)||Report graffiti|
|Bus Shelters||View further information on Bus Shelters|
|Private Property||Responsibility of the property owner|
|Telephone and Control Boxes||British Telecom
Tel: 0800 800 150
|Cable junction boxes||Virgin Media
Tel: 0345 454 1111
|Water Board||Tel: 01784 426424|
|Transco (Gas)||Tel: 01753 803461|
|Electricity||Tel: 01708 334759|
|South East Water||Tel: 01892 822515|