Neighbour Law

Many of us have had occasional problems with neighbours involving noise, untidy premises, dogs, fences, trees and hedges, secondhand smoke, water damage, or trespass. This script describes the laws that deal with these types of problems.

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neighbours, noise, untidy premises, dogs, health bylaw, fences, trees and hedges, pets, secondhand smoke, water damage, trespass, provincial law
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