Trees

Trees for Years

More information on the trees for years event

More information on the trees for years event

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Plant a tree in Tommie...

Colchester Borough Council is inviting the public to come along and help plant a new woodland, to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World.

Colchester Borough Council is inviting the public to come along and help plan...

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Tree Preservation Orde...

Learn about Tree Preservation Orders (TPOs) and Conservation Areas, find out how you can get consent for works and see other frequently asked questions.

Learn about Tree Preservation Orders (TPOs) and Conservation Areas, find out ...

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Apply for Tree Works C...

If you would like to carry out works to your tree(s) protected by a TPO or Conservation Area, you will need to apply for Tree Works Consent

If you would like to carry out works to your tree(s) protected by a TPO or Co...

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Trees on Development S...

Trees on major development sites must be properly protected during construction.

Trees on major development sites must be properly protected during constructi...

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Trees on Council Land

Common enquiries about trees on Council land

Common enquiries about trees on Council land

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Borough Plans an endur...

Commemorating the centenary of the Great War through the planting of specimen trees

Commemorating the centenary of the Great War through the planting of specimen...

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High Hedges

Find out what you can do if you think that a hedge on a garden boundary is too high.

Find out what you can do if you think that a hedge on a garden boundary is to...

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Request a new TPO

TPOs can only be used to protect selected trees and woodlands if their removal would have a significant impact on the local environment.

TPOs can only be used to protect selected trees and woodlands if their remova...

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