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Environment and climate change
Guidance and services
How to deal with noise problems
Advice on what you can do if you have a problem with noise from neighbours, local premises and vehicles.
Noise from model aircraft: code of practice
Guidance for local authorities on how to reduce and deal with noise from flying model aircraft.
Noise from loudspeakers on ice-cream vans and similar vehicles: code of practice
Advice on the legal restrictions on the use of loudspeakers on vehicles such as ice cream vans.
Policy and background
Includes strategy, reports, projects and assessments.
Estimated environmental noise levels
A report on changes to noise levels from road, rail and industry.
Noise and soundscape action plan 2018 to 2023
Policy and strategy
What we are doing to manage the impact of noise.
Electrification of railways in south Wales
Report on how railway electrification may affect noise levels.
Quiet area map: Swansea and Neath Port Talbot
Map showing designated quiet areas in Swansea and Neath Port Talbot.
Quiet area map: Cardiff and Penarth
Map showing designated quiet areas in Cardiff and Penarth.
Quiet area map: Newport
Map showing designated quiet areas in Newport.
Review of strategic noise maps
Report to find out if noise maps for railways, roads and industry need updating.
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