A permit may be needed from council to remove protected vegetation on private property, including cutting down trees.
A permit is required to clear any vegetation, including trees, on road reserves, footpaths and nature strips outside private property.
Council supports the concept of alternative road verge treatments, including gardens, where suitable.
Submit a request to council for the services of an arborist to review an issue with a tree that is on council land and is encroaching on your property.
Each year council distributes free trees to ratepayers to help beautify the region.
Community native nurseries stock local native plant species and offer expert advice on choosing and maintaining plants.
Learn about our region's invasive plants, council's programs and how you can protect your place.
Helpful tips on conservation techniques.