Private Nuisance

This Fact Sheet explains what private and public nuisance are, and the remedies available to people whose land has been interfered with or whose enjoyment of their land has been disturbed. Nuisance can be used to address some environmental concerns, including dust, noise, vibration, sewage, odours, and the flow of water.

This Fact Sheet will be useful for people who are concerned that they have suffered a nuisance and want to know what they can do about it.

Other Fact Sheets you may find useful: Air, Water and Noise Pollution, Trees (including tree disputes)

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