Permit to Deface, Alter or Remove a Tree - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to deface, alter or remove a tree on private land. Some land titles have a tree protection order attached to them. You may therefore require approval from Council before trees can be removed. You may also require a Planning Permit if you are in a special zone, for example an environmental protection or landscape protection zone.

Please contact your Council for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit your application must:

  • Be in an approved form;
  • Be accompanied by any specified documents; and
  • Be accompanied by the required fees.

Duration

As specified.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Fees will vary depending on your circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application to Remove, Alter or Deface a Tree - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Derwent Valley Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer, Environmental Services and Planning
Derwent Valley Council

Operating address:
Circle Street
New Norfolk
TAS 7140
Mailing address:
PO BOX 595
New Norfolk, Tasmania 7140

Phone:

03 6261 8530

Supporting information

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