There are seven sections to the handbook reflecting the range of strategies to manage land use conflict issues.
Chapter 1 - Rural land use conflict issues
Chapter 2 - Living in a rural area
Chapter 3 - Rural land use and duty of care
Chapter 4 - Common land use conflict issues explained
Chapter 5 - Policies and plans
Chapter 6 - Development Control
Chapter 7 - Communication and dispute resolution
Overview of the types of neighbourhood noise, time restrictions, who to contact about breaches, noise abatement orders, and steps you can take to prevent noise from sources such as animals, alarms, machines and parties.
Overview of noisy dogs and the law, and ways to look after your dog to prevent excessive barking.
Overview of the law, penalties and enforcing authorities related to noisy vehicle.
Overview of the importance of communication between neighbours and tips for being a good rural neighbour.
Discusses factors to consider for safe driving on rural roads, including general road information, livestock, wild animals, and farm vehicles on rural roads, road conditions, roadside vegetation and native fauna, and rural property entrances.