Research and analysis

Roadside vehicle noise measurement: study, enforcement and technology

Research reviewing the methods and equipment available for the detection and enforcement of excessively noisy road vehicles.

Documents

Roadside vehicle noise measurement: phase 1 study report and technology recommendations

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Details

Commissioned research reviewing the detection and enforcement of excessively noisy road vehicles.

The research reviewed:

  • existing approaches of tackling excessively noisy vehicles
  • technologies which could be applied for the identification of excessively noisy vehicles.

Over the next 7 months noise cameras will be assembled and trialled at several locations. If trials are successful, recommendations will be made to further develop the system.

Published 8 June 2019