Spring Clean Scotland 2023
Scotland is facing a litter emergency.
If you want to join us to reduce litter levels in your neighbourhood, for our environment, our wildlife and our own health and wellbeing why not support the 2023 #SpringCleanScotland between 17 March to 17 April.
Last year's Spring Clean saw thousands of volunteers roll up their sleeves and organise more than 100 events - this year we want to do better!
Get involved by:
- Organising a litter pick in your community. Check out our guidance to help you set-up a safe and successful event. Make sure you register it through our members site so that we can track all the amazing activity across Scotland.
- Joining a public litter pick. Check out our Clean Up Scotland map for events you can join.
- Completing a litter survey and help us gather data on common litter items and behaviours.
- Helping us spread the message and get more people involved. Use our communications pack and social media cards on your platforms.
- Young people can take part in our Litter League competition and compete against others on a national and regional level, to claim clean up glory by collecting the most bags of litter!
Each year we want to support and help as many events as possible. If you'd like to collaborate and you need some support please get in touch with the team.
Submit your entry here for the Litter League
Scottish Spring Clean Live Lesson
Week commencing 20th March 2023
You can join our education team throughout this week of morning lessons and activities open to all ages, to inspire you and your pupils to take part of our annual Spring Clean Campaign and join the fight against litter! To find out more or register just follow the link.
#Source2Sea Spring Clean
Help tackle litter along the River Tay from source to sea during Spring Clean with our free litter picking events
03 April 09.30 - 11.30 Beyond Adventure, Aberfeldy BOOK A SPACE
05 April 15.30 - 17.30 Willowgate Activity Centre, Perth BOOK A SPACE
07 April 14.00 - 16.00 Ancrum Outdoors, Broughty Ferry BOOK A SPACE
Join us as we partner with local outdoor providers to run these free litter pick events as part of our Spring Clean campaign to help clean up the Tay from source to sea. Spaces are available for a water-based litter pick and a land-based litter pick. We encourage participation from young people, families and youth groups.
To secure a place on one of the events, please book via Eventbrite using links above. This opportunity has been supported by funding from Crown Estate, so please ensure you only book if you can definitely attend.
Your Business can support #SpringCleanScotland
Spring Clean is a wonderful opportunity for businesses to make an impact. Every action, however small, makes a difference. We have put together a business volunteer pack to help you get involved in #SpringCleanScotland. To tackle Scotland's litter emergency, we all must to work together! Will your business answer the call and help to clean up Scotland?
Take Action in Your Community
People across Scotland are being called upon to play their part in tackling the country’s litter emergency. As a community you can get involved by organising a litter pick in your community or by join an existing one. Check out our Clean Up Scotland map for events you can join and register any event you plan on hosting on our members site so that we can track all the amazing activity across Scotland.
Not ready to register your event yet? Use our pledge forms below to tell us what you plan on collecting
Pledge as a school (if you're an individual, businesses or community group please us the second form):
If you're an individual or group please fill out the below: