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To carry out work on trees protected by a tree preservation order (TPO) or within a conservation area you need to submit a tree work application.
You can find out which trees fall within these categories by using our interactive tree map.
The best way to submit a tree work application is online using the national Planning Portal.
Your completed application form will be sent directly to our tree team.
You can also download a tree work application form and submit it by:
Senior Tree Officer
'Our work protects special and important trees that contribute to the character of the New Forest.'