If your proposal lies within 15 metres of any tree or trees, either protected by a Tree Preservation Order (TPO) or which falls within a Conservation Area you must indicate on a plan, the location of the tree(s), the extent of the crown, their approximate age and whether you intend for any to be felled.
An assessment of the health and condition of the trees will also be required. And you will need to provide a method statement showing how you intend to protect the trees during any construction works.
Use this website to check whether your proposal falls within a Conservation Area by looking at the maps.
A tree preservation order covers anything from a single tree to woodlands. Contact us to find out if a tree is protected by: