This extends to damages if a tree on your property.
The council does not prune or cut down trees which are blocking light or affecting television reception. Bird droppings, sap or pollen Unfortunately pruning a tree won’t stop sap or pollen falling, Author: Becky Shergill.
If the tree has fallen onto your land, but originally stood in a neighbour’s garden, or council fallen tree public land, then you should liaise with the appropriate landowner as to its removal. Whilst you will likely be required to play at least some part in the removal of the tree from your land, you should not attempt to remove a tree from your land that did not belong to you without first obtaining permission. If you notice a fallen tree or large branch on the road, nature strip or in a park please report it to Council.
We will arrange for the scene to be inspected and cleaned as soon as possible. More information.
To report a fallen council tree or branch or a private tree or branch that has fallen onto the highway please report it using the online form. For information related to the protection of private. Jun 07, Storm aftermath: Who is liable when a tree falls causing damage? Fallen trees during storms can be covered under act of God insurance clauses. Estimated Reading Time: 3 mins. Fallen tree If this is causing an obstruction to the public carriageway or footway then please telephone 03immediately.
For all other issues, including fallen trees on the verge, please tell us. Report a fallen, dangerous or damaged tree We attend to fallen or dangerous trees on public highways or council owned land. We also attend to privately owned trees which have fallen or are at risk.