Laws have been set under the Environmental Protection Act 1994 to create a level of consistency in the monitoring of noise.
Noise regulations outline the quantitative volume of noise, time, place and the frequency of noise for certain activities or equipment.
Enforcing noise laws
The regulatory authorities responsible for enforcing noise laws in Queensland vary according to the source and location of the noise.
If you have reviewed the noise regulations below and wish to lodge a complaint regarding excess noise, contact the relevant government body.