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The Central Coast Council has a policy governing the removal of trees. See shrubclean.bar Generally, residents need to make application for approval to remove trees. If you live on the Central Coast, there are council rules in place that may limit your options. If you live on Central Coast, you don’t need the approval to cut down a tree if – The tree is under 3m in height; The tree is within 3m of a Council approved structure (pool, house, building) The tree is an exempt species and considered to be a weedEstimated Reading Time: 6 mins.
On 23 FebruaryCouncil adopted a new policy to manage tree and vegetation vandalism that ensures a consistent approach to the management of vandalism of trees and other vegetation on public land.
The policy was updated folloing feedback from the community late last year, it reinforces our commitment to protecting our natural environment and gives us a range of tools, including education Estimated Reading Time: 6 mins. Council also recognises that in certain circumstances vegetation, including trees, require pruning or removal. This Chapter identifies trees and vegetation Council seeks to preserve, as well as the method required should a landowner seek to remove a tree or vegetation on privately owned land.
Permit Application Forms and submission information are time of year to cut back shrubs on Council’s website, available at. Removal of trees that Council is satisfied is dying or dead, and is not required as habitat for native animals.
This exemption applies as defined in Council's DCP where: a dead tree: being where the biological function of the tree has ceased, no leaves are present and there is visible evidence of trunk, root plate and canopy desiccation, orEstimated Reading Time: 10 mins.
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Our COVID information areadetails all impacts to Council services, facilities and programs as well as the local response to coronavirus. Private tree works application (up to 5 trees) that are not part of a vegetation community. This section provides advice on the application process for removal or pruning of up to a maximum of 5 trees, where.
the tree/s are not part of a vegetation community (complex)which typically incorporates trees. Feb 01, 1. The 3m removal rule – The removal or pruning of trees or vegetation located within 3 metres of an existing approved structure, located on the subject or adjoining private land, with the written consent of the landowner (s) > Form Download – Trees within 3m removal shrubclean.barted Reading Time: 7 mins.
Removal is limited to a maximum area of 50m within any 12 month period, to be immediately replaced with effective groundcover plants or material to prevent soil erosion. Collapse e. The pruning or removal of individual native shrubs, understorey and groundcover vegetation for Estimated Reading Time: 8 mins. Is the tree a known threatened species or known habitat for threatened species? Melaleuca biconvexa, Syzigum paniculatum angophora inopina are a known threatened species in the Central Coast Council area.
Resident retain for 12 months and to be provided upon Council request.
If in doubt seek advice from a nursery or private sector arborist to identify tree species. YES - Not Council approval.