Your Name and Address
Neighbour’s Name and Address
Dear Neighbour [or their name]
This is a friendly note to make you aware that I am being disturbed by noise from your
property [state address]. The noise that disturbs me/us/my family is [describe noise
that affects you]. You may not realise it, but the noise is affecting the enjoyment of
Please do not take this personally. I just wanted to let you know how your noise is
affecting me/us and politely request that you [detail what you would like them to do i.e.
turn the music down].
Please don’t hesitate to contact me if you would like to discuss this face‐to‐face [delete
this option if not appropriate].
I found Council’s website very useful for advice and information on all matters relating
to noise, at
I look forward to your co‐operation.