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Pollution control - night time noise service: Outline

The council has joined forces with other East Lancashire Councils to help combat the problem by providing a more efficient and effective response to complaints about night time noise.

The Pennine Lancashire Night Time Noise Service is a partnership between Blackburn with Darwen, Hyndburn, Pendle and Rossendale with staff able to operate in each other’s areas.

The service operates on Friday and Saturday nights 8pm to 3am . The number to ring is 07813 532481.

For new noise complaints the details will be taken , advice given and the call will be passed to the appropriate Council on the next working day. For complaints the Councils are already dealing with an officer will visit the complainant's property to assess the level of nuisance and report to the Council case officer the next working day. Officers will also respond to calls relating to domestic intruder alarms and car alarms that have been sounding for an excessive period.

Please note that this service is unavailable on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, and New Years Day or the weekend immediately preceding those days.

Outside these hours the Police may be able to assist with sounding alarms and they can be contacted on 01282 425001.

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Normal office hours Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm (except public holidays)

Further Information

Contact: Environmental Health

Telephone: 01706 252565

Environmental Health Team, The Business Centre, Bacup, Rossendale, Lancs, OL13 0BB

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