Investigations for noise complaints may be limited if you choose to remain anonymous or withhold your telephone number.

The Noise Team operates between 08.30 and 16.30 Monday to Friday.

A standby service is available between 08.00 and midnight 7 days a week.

To report any of the following disturbances, please contact us on 0191 278 7878 and we will pass your details to the correct Team.

You can also report the online

  • Noisy Neighbours
  • Animal Noise
  • Burglar Alarm sounding
  • Noise outside the boundaries of Licenced premises
  • Fireworks between the hours of 11.00 pm and 7.00 am
    or After midnight Nov 5 or After 1.00am on Diwali, New Year's Eve
    or Chinese New Year
  • Industrial noise
  • Construction or DIY noise

If you are reporting serious anti-social behaviour please contact Northumbria Police on the non-emergency number 101. These reports can include:

  • Burglar Alarms where a crime may have been committed
  • Noise from inside the boundaries of Licenced premises
  • Fireworks outside the hours of 11.00pm and 7.00 am or
    After midnight on November 5 or
    After 1.00am on Diwali, New Year’s Eve or
    Chinese New Year