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Time Restrictions - Neighbourhood Noise


Time restrictions when noise from residential premises should NOT be heard inside a neighbour's residents.

 Noise source Time restrictions  Contact
Power tools and equipment (powered garden tools - e.g. lawn mowers and leaf blowers - electric or pneumatic tools, chainsaws, circular saws, gas or air compressors and swimming pool or spa pumps) 8 pm to 8 am on Sundays and public holidays
8 pm to 7 am on weekdays and Saturdays
 
Local Council or
Police
Musical instruments and electronically amplified sound equipment (e.g. radios, TV's, CD and DVD players) Midnight to 8 am on Friday, Saturday or any day preceding a public holiday

10 pm to 8 am on any other day

Local Council or
Police
Air conditioners and heat pump water heaters 10 pm to 8 am on weekends and public holidays

10 pm to 7 am on weekdays

Local Council or
Police
Motor vehicles (except when entering or leaving residential premises) 8 pm to 8 am on weekends and public holidays

8 pm to 7 am on weekdays

Local Council or
Police
Refrigeration units fitted to motor vehicles 8 pm to 8 am on weekends and public holidays

8 pm to 7 am on weekdays

Local Council or
Police