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Tree work and preservation (TPOs)

Dangerous trees

Find out what to do if you think a tree is dangerous

Tree management

Our policy and management responsibilities

Tree Works

Find out more about why we carry out works to trees.

Protected trees

It is illegal to carry out any work on protected trees without permission from us, so it's always best to check with us

Trees in conservation areas

Trees are an important part of the overall appearance and character of a conservation area and are often given additional protection because of this

Apply to work on a protected tree

You need to get consent from us if you wish to carry out any work on a protected tree

Recently served Tree Preservation Orders

Copies of recently served or confirmed TPO's made by Staffordshire Moorlands District Council can be download here

Countryside Hedgerow Protections

Find out about the law and rules governing the protection of rural hedgerows

Resolving 'high hedge' disputes

Legal procedures are in place to give local authorities powers to deal with complaints about high hedges