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Domestic animal noise nuisance

Under Council of the City of Gold Coast Local Law No.12 (Animal Management) 2013, owners are responsible for ensuring their animal(s) don’t cause a noise nuisance. A noise nuisance is a noise that disrupts or inhibits an activity ordinarily carried out.

Many people keep animals for companionship however, noisy animals may greatly reduce the quality of life for neighbours and increase neighbourhood tensions.

For more information download the Domestic animal noise nuisance brochure (PDF 214kb)

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