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Protected Trees

This page is intended to provide guidance in relation to protected trees.  It should not be taken as a statement of the law.  If you have any concerns regarding legal issues relating to trees, you should contact a solicitor.



This guide is designed to explain why some trees are protected and what happens if someone carry’s out work on a protected tree without consent. 

Click here to view our guide to protected trees.

Click here to request works to protected trees.

To receive a copy of this document, please contact our planning department on 0300 123 6677.