Law and licensing FAQs

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Q: What is an Antisocial Behaviour Order?

A:

Often known as an ASBO this is a civil order granted in the Sheriff Court.

The order sets out the behaviour or course of conduct that must cease.

Any breach of such an order enables the police to arrest the individual and further court action can follow. This may include either a fine or imprisonment.

Q: What can be done about a neighbour's persistent playing of loud music?