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Noise complaints

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2. Make a noise complaint

Please use this form if you are making a complaint about one of the following:

  • neighbour noise
  • barking dogs
  • outdoor event noise
  • commercial property noise
  • building work

Anonymous complaints will not normally be investigated.

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You will need to provide us with your name, address and contact details.

We will also need to know:

  • type, frequency and duration of the noise
  • name and address of the person/premises causing the noise.

Our officers will log the details of the complaint. Letters and log sheets will be sent to the complainant, and a letter will be sent to the alleged offender.

You can also make a complaint of noise by writing to us at:

Environmental Health Services
Exeter City Council
Paris Street

Or by emailing: