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  1. Kartik Mishra

    NSW Wanting to report nearby pub's noise

    Bought a new property in Wollongong and moved in. We have now realised that every friday / saturday / sunday night, there is a pub that is one street over whose bass can be heard in both our bedrooms well into the night (uptil 3 - 4 am). What would be the best way to handle this issue? I was...
  2. T

    NSW What to Do about Neighbours' Frequent Noise Pollution ?

    I was hoping for some help... Kind of a long story but I will only list the main events. Also please excuse my typing, I did this on my iPhone. Anyways we are owner occupiers living in a free standing property who since moving in about four months ago have been experiencing problems with noisy...
  3. S

    NSW Neighbour Reporting to Council about Noise Pollution

    Hi guys, could use some info on this matter. I own a small transport company that deals with shipping containers. Late last year, I bought a block of land in an Industrial area zoned 4C. We applied for our D.A (which I'm not sure why we need one as we're not building but only storing an odd...
  4. norlesh

    VIC Who is Responsible for Noise Pollution Restrictions?

    What are the laws regarding Victorian motor vehicles that create excessive noise pollution? While loud cars seem relatively rare, the roads are absolutely plagued with motorcycles that can be heard from multiple city blocks away over the din of every other vehicle in the vicinity. Who is...
  5. M

    VIC Construction Noise Pollution - Options If Tenant Wants to Move?

    I need legal information about a property I have. My tenant wants to move out due to the noise pollution from a construction site opposite it. I don't know if I will be able to re-tenant it because of the construction which is going to take 12 months. I can not afford to leave it vacant. Is...
  6. M

    SA Proposed Development Property Value Impact & Noise Pollution - Can Neighbour Sue?

    G'day LawAnswers community, I'm having some problems with a neighbour and was hoping someone out there may have some suggestions. We have a small business development proposal in to council (namely a boarding kennel) and fear that if it is approved our neighbour sue us to prevent it from coming...
  7. B

    VIC Noisy Commercial Tenants - Cancel Commercial Lease?

    In Feb 2014, I moved my Yoga studio into a building which also has a martial arts centre. The martial arts studio moved in a few months before me. The agent, whilst showing me the premises, told me I needn't worry about noise as the martial arts centre had put a special floor down for this...
  8. P

    NSW Neighbour's Installed a Noisy Skate Ramp

    My neighbour installed an extremely noisy skate ramp last Christmas. We complained to the council and the noise from the ramp stopped for 6 months. After that it started up again, every day after school until around 8 pm and all weekend, with multiple children using it from around the...
  9. L

    SA Boundary Fence & Courtyard Wall - Neighbour Threats & Noise Pollution

    Hi, we seem to have the new neighbours from hell! We live in a Community Titled Residential area. One of the by laws was that houses must be painted in a neutral colour the same as the rest of the community which is a cream colour. The neighbours lied at special meeting held approving their...
  10. B

    I Own an Aggressive Dog - Threats from Neighbours?

    I have a guard dog which is quite aggressive toward my neighbours. It has never bitten anyone but it barks a lot and scares some people when it gets out occasionally. My neighbours have made some threats, but what action can they actually take against me or my pet?