Make a noise complaint
The City of Perth's environmental health officers manage neighbourhood noise in the city, investigate and monitor noise complaints, and take steps as appropriate to prevent and reduce offensive noise.
If you are experiencing a noise disturbance first speak to the person or business causing the noise. Try to speak to them as soon as the problem arises, expressing your case honestly and respectfully. In many instances, people are unaware they are causing a problem and will quickly remedy the situation.
|What you need|
When reporting a noise disturbance, you need the following information:
City of Perth will investigate the following noise complaints:
The City of Perth does not investigate anonymous noise complaints or minor, one-off noise disturbances such as party noise, construction noise or mechanical equipment. For urgent noise matters, contact the police.
How can I make a noise complaint?
Noise complaints can be lodged with the City of Perth via the Make a Noise Complaint form or via the details below, Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm (closed public holidays).
Customer Service Centre
Ground Floor Council House
27 St Georges Terrace
Perth WA 6000
Chief Executive Office
City of Perth
GPO Box C120
Perth WA 6839
The City of Perth does not investigate anonymous complaints. We ask for your name and phone number so that we can follow up with you and let you know how the incident was resolved. This information is kept confidential and your complaint will remain anonymous to the offender.
Where do I lodge a noise complaint that isn't listed above?
Police: 131 444
To report the following noise disturbances:
- intruder alarms
- party noise
- antisocial behaviour
- vehicle noise (e.g. noisy trucks, motorbikes).
New MetroRail: 1800 110 075
- Railway passenger train
Department of Planning and Infrastructure: (08) 9216 8999
- Boat noise
- Noise within a workplace: 1800 307 877