Approval to Manage Trees or Vegetation - Cessnock City Council - New South Wales


You may need this approval if you intend to cut, poison or remove trees or vegetation. Specific requirements will vary depending on your council's local environment plan.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the council to identify any eligibility requirements.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Examination All $76.50

Vegetation and tree removal assessment. Fees for 2022-23

Apply Inspection All $122.50

Compliance inspection fee per hour. Minimum inspection time is one hour. Fees for 2022-23

Apply Licence All $46.00

Vegetation and tree removal permit. Fees for 2022-23


Act(s) name

Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 New South Wales

Administering agency

Cessnock City Council

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Supporting information