The City, via the Citizens Advice Bureau, offers a free mediation.
The City recognises the importance of preserving trees for the current community and for future generations, however the City may remove trees under the following criteria: The tree is dead, in decline or past its safe useful life The tree has been deemed, by a suitably qualified person, as a hazard.
The City is the only authority allowed to remove a street tree.
Street tree maintenance request. This form is to be used to request the maintenance of, or the removal of, a street tree or street trees located on your property verge. Before proceeding please read the Street tree maintenance article. replacement tree.” Tree Removal The City recognises the importance of preserving trees for the current community and for future generations, however the City may remove trees under the following criteria: a.
The tree is dead, in decline or past its safe useful life; b. The tree has been deemed, by a. Overhanging trees and branches on private property. Trees that are on private property are not controlled by the City and therefore pruning is at the discretion of the owner.
In those suburbs where there are overhead powerlines, street trees are pruned to maintain mandatory clearances around Western Power infrastructure.
The City is unable to enforce residents to undertake pruning of trees on private property unless they are a hazard. It is a property owner’s responsibility to inspect their own trees regularly and ensure that they are in a safe. The City supports residents’ efforts in greening their streets and will supply and plant trees on residential verges free of charge at the request of the property owner.
If you would like the City to plant a street tree, please submit the application form below. The City will supply and plant verge trees, one tree for standard (non-corner) properties; or up to three trees for corner properties (one on the short side of.
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