Graffiti reporting

GRAFFITI VANDALISM IS A CRIME

REPORT ALL GRAFFITI CRIME TO POLICE ASSISTANCE LINE 131 444

Click here to view the Reporting Crime to the Police Assistance Line Fact Sheet


Council does not remove graffiti from property that it does not own.

Community members are encouraged to report graffiti to affected property owners so that prompt removal can be undertaken. The community is also encouraged to contact the police and report graffiti vandalism via the Police Assistance Line (PAL) on 131 444. Ask the police to complete an incident report.


If you are unsure who owns the property, report it the NSW Graffiti Hotline


FREE CALL 1800 707 125

The hotline operates from 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday excluding public holidays.

CONTACT DETAILS FOR AGENCIES

PRIVATE PROPERTY

Contact Police Assistance Line (PAL) 131 444 Contact Maitland City Council 4934 9700 Council will endeavour to contact the owner of the property and provide information for the prompt removal.

AUSTRALIA POST

Australia Post property including post boxes 131 318
auspost.com.au    

AUSGRID

Ausgrid owned property including power poles and green junction boxes 131 365
http://www.ausgrid.com.au/Common/Community/Community-services/Combating-graffiti.aspx
Easy to use site that identifies Ausgrid assets via map  

HUNTER WATER

Property owned by Hunter Water 1300 657 657
http://www.hunterwater.com.au/About-Us/Contact-Us/Online-Enquiry.aspx 

ROADS AND MARITIME SERVICES

All major roads including street signs and sound walls 132 213
http://www.rms.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/index.cgi?action=feedback.form 

TELSTRA

132 203
Payphones 180 2244

Telstra property that is NOT payphone 1800 77 30 80
https://service.telstra.com.au/general/report-equipment-damage/?execution=e1s1
Note that you will need the payphone and cabinet number.

TRAINS AND RAIL PROPERTY

Railway overpasses, train stations and sound barriers 131 500
http://www.transportnsw.info/en/contact-us/feedback/index.page?

SCHOOLS, TAFE COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES

Phone the educational institution directly.