Report anti-social behaviour

Contact the Police on the non-emergency number or contact your local Neighbourhood Policing Team:

If you rent from a private landlord, agency or housing association you must first report the problem to your landlord.

If you rent from Kirklees Council you can also contact Kirklees Neighbourhood Housing offices.

After you've reported it

We may receive a referral about your report. If so we will:

  • Discuss your concerns with you in strict confidence
  • Liaise with your landlord and partner agencies if appropriate to clarify actions already taken
  • Work together with partners to determine what further actions could be taken to resolve the situation early.

What might be done

  • Mediation may be used to facilitate a mutual solution
  • Where appropriate, legal solutions may be considered where other actions have failed to resolve the situation.

If you feel that nothing has been done

You may be able to make a community trigger report.

What anti-social behaviour is

Anti-social behaviour includes things such as:

  • rowdy, noisy behaviour in otherwise quiet neighbourhoods
  • night time noise from houses or gardens, especially between 11.00 pm and 7.00 am
  • threatening, drunken or "yobbish" behaviour
  • vandalism, graffiti and fly-posting
  • dealing or buying drugs on the street
  • litter and fly-tipping rubbish
  • aggressive begging
  • drinking in the street
  • setting off fireworks late at night
  • abandoning cars on the street
  • neighbour disputes

We don't resolve disputes about the location of boundaries, walls, fences and buildings or the ownership of land.

Advice and assistance

You can get advice and assistance from Safer Kirklees, which includes experienced staff from Kirklees Council, West Yorkshire Police and Kirklees Neighbourhood Housing and other partner organisations to effectively prevent and resolve anti-social behaviour.

Keeping a log of incidents will help us to help you resolve the issue.

Anti-social behaviour diary record sheet logs

Contact us

  • Safer Kirklees
  • Address Kirkgate Buildings, Byram Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1BY
  • Phone 01484 221000
  • Email