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Trees: apply and view

Applications for tree work and information about protected trees.

Tree work applications

To prune or fell Tree Preservation Order or Conservation Area protected trees in the National Park you must seek consent from us. For more significant applications, we'll supply you with a site notice to display on your land and we will also notify neighbouring properties. Where a neighbour submits an application, we will endeavour to ensure the owner or occupier of the land on which the tree stands is informed and given a chance to comment. From 1 April 2019 we will no longer manage protected trees or development management matters for New Forest District Council. All tree-related matters outside the New Forest National Park boundary should be directed to New Forest District Council’s Tree Team:Contact details for protected trees within the National Park boundary remain the same. To view TPOs please visit the interactive tree map to the right and search by case number/reference. Unfortunately we're currently unable to provide a search facility for tree work applications. For further information on a tree work application please contact us 01590 646620 (9am-12pm, Monday-Friday). Get help and advice if you are looking for a tree surgeon.
Submit tree work application

Submit tree work application

To carry out work on trees protected by...

Tree preservation orders

Tree preservation orders

Tree Preservation Orders (TPOs) were introduced in the...

Hedgerows

Hedgerows

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Tree work in woodlands

Tree work in woodlands

Please first check our interactive tree map to...

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