Noise Nuisance

Noise Nuisance in Hyndburn

What is Noise Nuisance?

Although noise is a part of everyday living, excessive noise can affect people’s quality of life, causing a lot of unnecessary stress and worry.

Examples of noise nuisance include;

  • Noisy neighbours (shouting, banging, DIY)
  • Loud music
  • Barking dogs
  • Faulty Burglar alarms
  • Commercial noise (e.g. noisy machinery, pubs and clubs)
  • Industrial and construction sites

When noise becomes a nuisance, Environmental Health staff can take action to resolve the problem.