Permit to Interfere with Vegetation on Local Government Property - City of Canning - Western Australia


You will require this permit if you intend to plant, remove or interfere with vegetation on local government property such as thoroughfares, parks and verges. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • felling or poisoning trees
  • pruning or lopping trees
  • planting flowers, shrubs or trees
  • sowing any seeds
  • harvesting, picking or removing flowers or other vegetation.

You will also require this permit if you intend to create a firebreak on a thoroughfare or public land.

Please contact the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


As specified on the permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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You may need to pay additional fees. Please consult the council for more information.

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Tree removal where tree is 1.4 m tall:

  • 0 - 300mm: $340.35
  • 301 - 500mm: $634.24
  • 501 - 700mm: $1012.91
  • 701 - 900mm: $1,379.98
  • 901 - 1200mm: $1,747.04
  • more than 1200mm: $2,359.21.

Fees for 2023-24

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Tree planting:

  • replacement tree 45 litre: $294.80
  • replacement tree 100 litre: $660.00.

Fees for 2023-24


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 Western Australia

Administering agency

City of Canning

Contact details

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