Air pollution can be a nuisance and affect the daily activities of you and your neighbours. In some cases, air pollution could cause serious health issues.
Who to contact about air or light nuisances
Use the links below for more information about how to report air pollution.
|Nuisance||Who to Contact|
|Odour||General odours including fertiliser, pesticides, rubbish, builders’ toilets, compost heaps, chemical odours||Council|
|Council sewerage treatment plants||Council|
|Private sewage treatment plants and septic tanks||Council|
|Smoke||Backyard burning, chimney smoke||Council|
|Bushfire smoke||Queensland Fire and Emergency Services|
|Cigarette smoke||Queensland Health|
|Vehicle smoke||Department of Transport and Main Roads|
|Spray drift||Coming from residential or commercial properties||Council|
|Dust||Coming from land clearing for a subdivision or from a residential or commercial property||Council|