Littering and illegal dumping are prohibited and may be subject to a $500 fine. Private property conditions are governed by the City’s Littering and Dumping By-law 103-2020 (PDF).

Community mailboxes belong to, and are maintained by, Canada Post – this includes surrounding litter, snow and damage to the mailboxes. If you have an issue to report about your community mailbox, contact Canada Post online via or by calling 1-866-607-6301. 

For more information on keeping Vaughan litter-free, visit

The City of Vaughan is responsible for the repair and removal of vandalized park equipment and graffiti on City owned property.

To report a municipal emergency or problem that requires immediate attention, call Access Vaughan at 905-832-2281. The following problems are considered municipal emergency requests:

  • Broken glass
  • Vandalized park equipment
  • Graffiti - hate related or vulgar

For all other debris, vandalism and graffiti issues please submit a service request below: