Minimum fines of $4000 can be issued on the spot.
The maximum penalty can be up to $250,000 for individuals and $1 million for corporations.
Rangers have stepped up surveillance of dumping hotspots, using clever new technology to catch those breaking the law.
Council has issued $12,462 worth of illegal dumping fines since 2020.
Dumping household items and waste in public place bins and/or on the kerbside is illegal dumping and offenders will be fined or issued with a court attendance notice.