Fly Tipping – At its worst since 2010

Government Agency urge all property managers to be extra vigilant in a recent spate of illegal waste dumping across the UK

As you are no doubt aware, void properties can be vulnerable. Waste dumped in void properties or in gardens may leave property owners with the responsibility and costs of disposing of the waste, which can be considerable.

Our Solution

Orbis can protect & clear residential and commercial properties as well as development sites. We understand that vacant properties create a variety of issues and represent a significant cost to property managers, but with the right security, clean & clear services and regular monitoring in place we can minimise the risks.

Orbis is capable of handling large or small fly tipping sites for our clients. Orbis are fully accredited to handle and dispose of waste in an environmentally safe and efficient way.
We have developed long standing relationships with several leading social housing organisations. Working with our partners has allowed us to identify the following key benefits to you;


Property Maintenance and Specialised Cleaning Services

Planned, re-active and specialist maintenance keeps the property in a ready to let condition to help minimise your loss of income

Physical Security Measures

To deter intruders and minimise the likelihood of criminal activity at the property your loss of income.

Wireless Monitored Alarms

Operational without power supply to the property saving money and energy

24/7 Alarm Activation Response

Rapid response prevents further damage and loss of valuables while the re-instatement of security measures ensures continuity of insurance compliance

Online Reporting

Immediate updates of works carried out thanks to our straight line clear audit trail available online 24/7 giving you control and information wherever you are


Trends in the number of fly-tipping incidents in England, 2007/08 to 2015/16 (in thousands)

Number of large-scale tipping sites closed down in 2016, by region:

Orbis Exhibiting at CIH and PfH Live 2017

We are happy to announce that Orbis will be exhibiting at Europe’s largest housing event CIH and will also be at the co-located event PFH live both taking place in Manchester Central on the 27th – 29th June.

Housing 2017 is the only event within housing that brings together housing associations, local authorities, housebuilders, funders, contractors and advisors. The event is held over 3 days and hosts over:

  • 200 speakers
  • 300 exhibitors
  • 1,500 delegates
  • 8,000 visitors

The event is recognised for its great networking and learning opportunities for both exhibitors and visitors. Orbis, who has attended the event for many years, is excited to be returning to showcase all the great work we do for our customers. If you’re visiting, please feel free to drop in to have a nice chat with one of our helpful vacant property or lone worker experts.


  • CIH (D13) We will be right by the main entrance to welcome you to the event
  • PFH (P4) Rear of the hall next to the Fringe area

Our experts will be showcasing our vacant property solutions alongside our lone worker solutions. Orbis leads the market in providing a one-stop-solution for property managers looking to secure or re-let their vacant properties. For clients not wedded to one option but instead acting in the best interests of their customers, we recommend the best solution to reduce property risks, saving you both time and money.

If you haven’t registered yet, you can find registration details here.

Looking forward to seeing you there!