Tree, wood and hedgerow protection

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Tree Preservation Order (TPO)

A TPO is made by the council to protect specific trees, groups/areas of trees and woodlands in the interests of amenity.  An Order prohibits the:

  • cutting down,
  • topping,
  • lopping,
  • uprooting,
  • wilful damage, or
  • wilful destruction of trees without the local planning authority’s written consent (exemptions apply).

For further information please view the GOV.UK website.  

If you want to remove a tree, please contact us for further information. 

Tree team : Contact details

For further assistance or information please contact us at:

Tree team - Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead
Town Hall, St Ives Road
Maidenhead SL6 1RF
Telephone: 01628 683800