If attempts to resolve the problem through talking to the dog owner are unsuccessful, mediation is a worthy next step. It is a good alternative to a lengthy investigation and legal action, and helps foster a good relationship between neighbours.

The Victorian Government’s Dispute Settlement Centre provides a free and confidential mediation service for people to deal with dispute or conflict.

Dispute Settlement Centre of Victoria
4th Floor, 465 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne 3000
Phone: 9603 8370
Email: [email protected]

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