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Approval to Manage Trees or Vegetation - Hornsby Shire 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 Application All $189.00

Pre-development application fee per hour. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All -

Tree inspection

  • 1-3 trees / vegetation up to 150 square metres - $198.50
  • 4-9 trees / vegetation up to 450 square metres - $247.00
  • 10-100 trees / vegetation up to 5000 square metres - $491.00
  • over 100 trees / vegetation over 5000 square metres - $657.00

Fees for 2023-24

General Application All -

Fees will vary depending on your circumstances. Fees are listed on the attached document.


Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Council's Tree Inspection Fees (Opens in new window)

Administering agency

Hornsby Shire Council

Contact details

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