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When submitting an application, you will need to provide some documents.
Along with the fully completed application form, the following must be submitted:
If you need to go onto someone else's property to do the work, you must obtain permission from the land owner.
Permission to undertake work to a tree protected by a preservation order or in a conservation area doesn't mean we give you permission to enter someone else's property to do the work. The owner of the tree must agree to this.
Read more on the Planning Portal
There is no charge to apply for Tree Works Consent.
Apply for Tree Works Consent