Report nuisance bikes / quad bikes / off roaders
We and the Police receive many complaints relating to off-road vehicles causing a nuisance, damaging the environment, adversely effecting upland farming and the safety of local people.
If you see any off-road vehicles causing a nuisance you can report them:
- Live Chat – Greater Manchester Police between 0800 hours and Midnight, 7 days a week have a ‘web chat’ facility to report incidents. – Click on this link and use the Blue icon at the bottom right hand corner of the GMP home page.
- Through the non-emergency number “101”, or
- In case of emergency “999” or,
- Calling Crimestoppers, anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Please try to record and report:
- The type of off-road vehicle – Bike – Quad – 4X4, etc.
- Any support vehicles – Car with trailer, van, etc.
- Identifying numbers – Vehicle registration, Dirt Bike and Motocross numbers & letters
- The location – Nearest Postcode or What3Words
- The driver or riders approximate age,
- Any identifiable clothing, if they’re wearing a helmet, and
- The name and address of the driver / rider, if you know it.