Turning down the noise: best practice for developers

11 September 2017

In an article for Estates Gazette Mark Lawrence considers the issue of construction site noise.

Topics covered include:

  • options available to local authorities to control construction site noise;
  • general codes of practice for noise control;
  • section 60 notices and appeals;
  • managing relationship with site neighbours; and
  • the importance of records to show steps taken.

An online version is available on the EG website (subscription required).