Here you will find planning and policy information relating to trees in the Royal Borough.
Information if you plan to employ a tree surgeon. We recommend that you use the Arboricultural Association’s ‘Approved Contractors List’.
Information about the regulations governing street tree pruning
Information on tree works including searching for tree applications and decisions. Most tree works require an application for approval.
Find out if your street has a tree with a preservation order on it. It is an offence to cut any part of the tree without obtaining Council permission.
The aim of the Tree Strategy is to protect our trees and ensure they are planted and maintained according to best practice.
The SPD was adopted by the Council on the 20 April 2010