Jim Martin August 16,
Dec 31, When asking the question - do I need a license to cut down trees, you first need to figure out what specific trees you talking about. If you mean a couple trees in your backyard, then you free entirely free to do so, as these trees are your property. But be careful not to damage anything when the tree falls down - this includes you and your property as well as your neighbors and their properties.
However, the state of Florida has a tree ordinance to protect the most important trees.
Make sure that you are. Jan 25, Only seven states require a contractor license to climb, cut down and trim trees, according to the Institute for Justice.
States identified include. However, you will need a permit to remove any trees growing on public lands such as streets and parks. Protected trees also need a permit. In Iowa, there are 5 threatened tree species. Mostly you do not need a permit to remove any tree posing a danger to the public. This applies to dead ones. Invasive trees Estimated Reading Time: 7 mins. Laws and Regulations Regarding Connecticut Trees. Below are a few of the key state laws pertaining to trees.
For the complete listing of laws and regulations relating to trees, please see the Compilation of Connecticut's Tree Laws. Department of Transportation (DOT) CGS Section 13a Removal of trees along state highways.
Penalties. D - Tree Service Contractor. California Code of Regulations. Title 16, Division 8, Article 3. Classifications. A tree service contractor prunes trees, removes trees, limbs or stumps (including grinding) and engages in tree or limb guying. In our state Virginia, our board of contractors doesn't have a regulation or definition of tree removal in the requirements for a contractors license.
Therefore, they don't regulate tree services. So, in Virginia to be in compliance with the law, a tree service needs to be licensed in. Feb 12, Local governments are now prohibited from requiring notice, application, approval, permit, fee, or mitigation for the pruning, trimming, or removal of a tree on residential property if the property owner obtains documentation, from an arborist certified by the International Society of Arboriculture or a Florida licensed landscape architect, that the tree presents a danger to persons or shrubclean.barted Reading Time: 7 mins.