The High Hedges (Scotland) Act comes into force on 1st April 2014 for?those who are fed up with their neighbour?s overgrown privet blocking their sunlight:
Under the High Hedges Bill, individuals will be able to approach their local authority for assistance if they are unable to come to an amicable solution with their neighbour, in circumstances where they feel that a ?high hedge? on neighbouring land is adversely affecting the reasonable enjoyment of their property.
The definition of a ?high hedge? includes a hedge