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An unauthorised and illegal encampment (camp) is where people live in a vehicle, or vehicles, tents or similar structures on any land without consent. This could be on council land, the highway or private land.

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Victim/Witness
I want to report an unauthorised encampment on council land
You want to report a camp set up, or being set up, on council land
I want to report an unauthorised encampment on private land
You want to report a camp set up, or being set up, on private land
I want to report an unauthorised encampment on the highway
You want to report a camp set up, or being set up, on the highway
Your situation
I do not speak English very well
English is not your first language and you may have difficulties discussing your concerns
Concerns
This is affecting my mental or physical health
You would like support following this incident
I want to remain anonymous
You do not want to provide your details
I am worried this may lead to further crime
You are worried that the camp could lead to crime or anti-social behaviour
I am worried about the damage caused
You are worried about the damage and litter caused by the camp
I am worried the camp may move elsewhere
You are worried the camp may relocate to a nearby site or park