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Report noise concerns

 For noise concerns in parks, or if the type of noise isn't listed in the form below, read how to report other types of noise.

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Where is the noise coming from? Who do I contact? How?
Airplanes Vancouver International Airport 604-207-7097
or email
Backyard chickens City of Vancouver 3-1-1
Barking dogs City of Vancouver Report online
Buskers and entertainers City of Vancouver 3-1-1
Car alarms Vancouver Police 604-717-3321
Co-op housing building you live in  Your co-op housing board of directors or building manager  Check your documents
Freight trains Canadian Pacific Railway Email
Harbour activity: Trade and commercial vessels Port Metro Vancouver 604-665-9004
or email
Harbour activity: Pleasure craft or dinner cruise boats  Vancouver Police  604-717-3321 
Helicopters Transport Canada 1-800-305-2059
or email
House alarms Vancouver Police 604-717-3321
Idling vehicles City of Vancouver 3-1-1
Mitchell Island industry and businesses Richmond Health Services  604-233-3147 
Park activity noise, including fitness programs City of Vancouver Report online
Protest or demonstration Vancouver Police 604-717-3321
School yards Vancouver School Board 604-713-5000
or email
Seaplanes  Transport Canada 1-800-305-2059
or email
Skytrain and public transit TransLink 604-953-3040
or email
Strata building you live in Your strata council
or building manager
Check your documents
or read this guide External website
Traffic Vancouver Police 604-717-2997

Get help with noise concerns after hours

If the City helps with your noise issue and today is a:

  • Weekday after 4:30pm
  • Weekend anytime
  • Holiday anytime

then phone Vancouver Police Department non-emergency at 604-717-3321.

The police assist with noise concerns when resources are available.

Noise Control Bylaw

Regulates noise: construction, garbage/recycling trucks, carpet cleaning trucks, leaf blowers, animals, people, and more.