Nuisances

What to do if you have a noise, bonfire or other problem near your home or at work, which you can't sort out yourself.

Bonfires

We often receive complaints regarding smoke and smells from bonfires. Smoke can ruin peoples enjoyment of their garden, prevent them from opening their windows or hanging washing out

Noise

What to do if you have a noise problem near your home or at work, which you can't sort out yourself

Light pollution

Complaints concerning artificial light including domestic and commercial security lights can be assessed by the Council under statutory nuisance legislation

Enforcement of nuisances

What we can investigate under the Environmental Protection Act 1990

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