COVID19 : resident and business update

We will continue to keep residents and businesses updated via our website and social media about closures, community groups and more.

More information

1. Tree preservation order

A Tree Preservation Order is made by the council to protect specific trees, groups/areas of trees and woodlands in the interests of amenity.  An Order prohibits the:

  • cutting down,
  • topping,
  • lopping,
  • uprooting,
  • wilful damage, or
  • wilful destruction of trees without the local planning authority’s written consent (exemptions apply).

For further information please view the GOV.UK website.  

A tree works form can be downloaded from our planning applications forms section