Most neighbourly disputes can be resolved effectively and amicably with a little thoughtfulness and patience. Communicate with our neighbours politely, listen to them and be willing to compromise to maintain a harmonious living environment.
Stage 1 : Communicate With Our Neighbours
Discuss our problem politely with our neighbours as they may not be aware of it. They will likely be more thoughtful in the future.
Stage 2 : Mediation
If the disturbances continue to be unbearable, mediation may be considered through the:
Stage 3 : Lodge a Magistrate Complaint
If either party does not agree to mediation, complaints may be submitted in writing to the Magistrate’s Complaints Counter at the Crime Registry, Subordinate Courts.
The diagram below depicts the process of the magistrate mediation.
Find out more about lodging a Magistrate's Complaint