Neighbourhood Noise

It is fair that you and your neighbours each enjoy your own property without noise pollution from the other and it is important to know how to manage noise issues.

Neighbourhood noise includes:

  • Air conditioner noise
  • Amplified sound equipment
  • Pool pumps
  • Intruder alarms
  • Noise from vehicles

Managing neighbourhood noise

To understand how to resolve neighbourhood noise view:

How you can seek a noise abatement order view:

Noisy animals?

If you are impacted by noise from animals, you can lodge a complaint with Council:

Report a noise complaint

There are regulations to help manage the impact of neighborhood noise. Council and the Police share the responsibility for regulating noise pollution.

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Last updated on 16 March 2020