Neighbours, the law and you

Your guide to neighbourhood laws in Victoria

The new, fully-updated edition covers how to deal with everyday legal problems with neighbours.


  • Neighbourhood issues - the basics
  • Animals
  • Noise
  • Fences
  • Trees
  • Nuisance, including pollution
  • Land use and buildings
  • Resolving neighbourhood disputes
  • Getting more help.

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This page was last updated on March 20, 2018