Approval to Interfere with Trees, Plants or Flowers - City of West Torrens - South Australia


You will need this approval to damage, pick, disturb, interfere with or remove any tree, plant, flower or any other vegetation on Council-controlled land.

If you intend to interfere with a regulated or significant tree, you will need to apply for a development approval with your local council.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Tree removal for driveway construction:

  • dead, dying, diseased, disfigured, or dangerous trees - no charge
  • all other trees - $264.80 / metre (an $88.00 inspection fee may be charged by the council officer for trees up to 2 metres tall).

Fees for 2023-24


Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Tree Strategy 2018-2025 - PDF (Opens in new window)

Administering agency

City of West Torrens

Contact details

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

Supporting information