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Parks - Tree Removal or Damage

The Forestry Department will only remove city-owned trees; residents are not authorized to remove or damage any city tree. As a property owner you can remove privately owned trees on your property and may require a permit according to the Tree Preservation By-Law.

Requests for tree removal are first inspected:

    • Inspections are conducted approx. 90 days from initial request
    • Forestry staff will leave a Tree Door Hanger to notify inspection has been completed
    • Necessary work will be schedule after inspection

Reports of tree removal or damage without a permit are investigated by the Parks & Forestry and By-Law Enforcement Departments.

If you require further assistance, please contact 311 within Brampton or 905-874-2000.

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Tree Preservation By-law

Last Updated on Aug 26, 2021