Excessive or unwanted noise outside the home can be a stressful and disruptive issue.
The City of Canning will assist residents and businesses to eliminate and/or minimise unwanted noise.
The following information is provided to assist you in understanding the noise legislation to resolve noise issues:
Noise Pamphlet (General Information)
Construction Noise - Information Sheet
Stereo Noise -Information Sheet
Specified Equipment – Musical Instruments Information sheet
Specified Equipment – Power tools, lawn mowers and the like information sheet
Noise Laws and your audible alarm - information sheet
Air Conditioner Noise - Information Sheet
Noise complaint form and log sheet
For barking dog noise issues, please view our nuisance animals page.
In the case of anti-social behaviour or noisy parties after hours, contact the police on 131 444. Police Officers are best equipped to attend after hours, particularly where the persons creating noise may be under the influence of alcohol or other substances.
For further information contact the Environmental Health and Compliance Services by submitting an online enquiry.
Alternatively, you can submit an online noise complaint by completing one of the following online forms. However, it is requested that you first discuss the matter with your neighbour and request their cooperation. This is often successful and they may be unaware that they are creating a problem in the first place.