Off-Road Watch

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:

  • 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.