Reporting an Issue

Warragamba Panorama

If you see an issue in Wollondilly relating to services, facilities and infrastructure you can report it to Council. Council will investigate these reports and aim to respond with the outcomes within 14 working days.

Report an Issue to Council

Report an Issue to Council

FAQs

There are regulations that apply during certain times, where noise should not be heard in a habitable room in a neighbour's residence. 

If there is a noise issue in your area, try to talk to your neighbour in the first instance. If this is unsuccessful and the noise problem persists, contact Council or the Local Police. Breaches of noise restrictions could result in the issue of fines.

During the following times, noise should not be heard in a habitable room in a neighbour's residence.

Noise source

Time restrictions

Power tools

8pm to 8am on any Saturday, Sunday or public holiday

8pm to 7am on any other day

Pumps and heat water pumps (incl. swimming pool and spa pumps)

8pm to 8am on any Saturday, Sunday or public holiday

8pm to 7am on any other day

Music

Midnight to 8 am on Friday, Saturday or any day preceding a public holiday

10pm to 8am on any other day

Air conditioner or water heater

10pm to 8am on weekends and public holidays

10pm to 7am on weekdays

Motor vehicles (except when entering or leaving residential premises)

8pm to 8am on weekends and public holidays

8pm to 7am on any other day

Refrigeration unit fitted to motor vehicles

8pm to 8am on weekends and public holidays

8pm to 7am on any other day

Noise may also be considered offensive outside of theses restricted hours

There are a few things you can do to make sure that you don't disturb your neighbours.         

  • Notify your neighbours in advance of your celebration plans
  • Ask guests to be quiet when they leave.
  • Move indoors as the evening gets later, move music and guests inside.
  • Be considerate with your music system.
  • Be mindful of the above times

If there is a noise issue try to solve the problem amicably by talking to your neighbour in the first instance. They may not realise that their celebration it is creating a nuisance or is too loud.