Noise Impact Assessment
Application proposals that raise issues of disturbance or
are considered to be a noise sensitive development in what are
considered to be noise sensitive areas should be supported by a
Noise Impact Assessment prepared by a suitably qualified
Application proposals that raise specific issues regarding
vibration should be supported by a Vibration Impact Assessment
prepared by a suitably qualified acoustician.
Further guidance is available in BS6472: 1992, which deals with
human response to vibration in buildings; BS5228: Part IV 1992,
which deals with construction vibration; and BS7385: Part 2 1993
which deals with buildings.