MMDA Anti-Littering Law

Sep 14, 2010 by

MMDA will re-implement Regulation Number 96-009 or the Anti-Littering Law starting September 16, 2010

The said regulation prohibits littering, dumping, and throwing of garbage or any kind of waste in open or public places. Moreover, both public and private business establishments are required to maintain the cleanliness of their frontages and immediate surroundings.

Violators will be fined PhP500 to PhP1,000 and community service for those who cannot afford to pay the fines.

[more on MMDA website]

I hope they also introduce a MMDA Anti-Kotong Law. On my daily commute, I always see some MMDA officers on the prey for some motorists. I believe that their job is to guide motorists not to commit traffic violations instead of waiting for them to make some mistakes and milking on them.


What acts are prohibited by the Anti-Littering Law?

  1. The Anti-Littering Law prohibits the following acts:
    • Littering, Illegal dumping, Illegal disposal of garbage;
    • Urinating, defecating, spitting in a public place;
    • Dirty frontage and immediate surroundings for establishment owners;
    • Improper and untimely stacking of garbage outside residence or establishment;
    • Obstruction (any dilapidated appliance, vehicle, and etc., display of merchandise, illegal structure along sidewalk);
    • Dirty public utility vehicles, or no trash can or receptacle;
    • Spilling, scattering, littering of wastes by public utility vehicles; and
    • Illegal posting or installed signage, billboards, posters, streamers and movie ads., etc.

more:  10 Things you should know about the MMDA’s Anti-Littering Law

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  1. I agree on the last part. nung sunday nag-uturn ako sa edsa dun sa ortigas ilalim katabi ng robinsons galleria. may sinusundan lang naman akong mga sasakyan pero yung isang mmda na nakatambay dun sinenyasan ako na tumabi. hindi ko pinansin. hahaha.

  2. yep, matindi mga ninja skills nyan, di mo makikita tapos bigla nalang lilitaw. hehe! di ka guguide nyan, aantayin ka lang nyan magkamali tapos huli. :)

    marami naman mababait traffic enforcers pero sadyang mas marami lang talaga mga ninja. hehe!

    minsan hinarang kami sa ayala, pagtawid namin bigla lang me lumitaw, pinara kami. beating the red light daw, samantalang clear naman biglang nag-orange ng pagtawid namin ng edsa. tapos pinatabi kami sa unahan, sabay sabi “pano yan?” binigay ung panticket nya tapos sabi iipit/ilagay nalang daw dun. matindi talaga, next time hahanda ko na camphone ko.

  3. dapat tinanong mo muna pangalan nya bro tas sabihin mo ok lang ba magpa picture sabay labas ng camera tignan natin kung anong maging reaction nya hehehe

  4. mas ok pag video. hehe!

  5. lon

    sana lang ung mga nanghu2liong pulis sa manila city hall wag nman kyong kurakot..

    minsan kc nahuli ung ta2y k ng anti littering law sa manila.. tpos knulong ng halos 24 oras,, tpos gsto p ng mga pulis nyan sa central pulis at city hall magbigay kmi ng 1,500 or 3,000 pesos.. buti nlang ntawagan nmin tga gma at sinumbung nmin. tnawagan ng gma c myor lim.. dun lang narilis ung ta2y k. at iba pa nyang ksama.. sana imbestigahan yang mga pulis nyan..

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