High Hedge Complaints

Residents can make formal complaints about their neighbour's hedge, under Part 8 of the Anti-Social Behaviour Act 2003. The council can only intervene once you have tried, and exhausted, all avenues for resolving your hedge dispute.

Please be aware that there is a fee of £350 for Breckland Council to investigate a high hedge complaint.

Please complete the following form if you wish to make a complaint: Icon for pdf High Hedge Complaint Form [72.56KB]

Further information concerning High Hedge Complaints:

Icon for pdf Over The Garden Hedge [1.05MB]

Icon for pdf High Hedges Complaining To The council [394.86KB]

Icon for pdf High Hedges Appealing Against The Council's Decision [313.11KB]

There are other sources of information concerning high hedges. You might want to try:The Department for Communities and Local Government

Last updated: 08/03/2019 10:55:30