Public health and housing

Nuisance

Officers have wide ranging powers to deal with nuisances that may be causing extreme annoyance or affecting somebody’s health. This can include a number of situations such as:

  • Noise nuisance
  • Sewage leaks from septic tanks
  • Properties in such poor condition that it affects people’s health
  • Dust from building works
  • Foul smells affecting properties
Contact your local environmental health office
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