Tree Preservation Orders: A Guide to the Law and Good
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- Site: Planning, building and the environment
This guide, published in March 2000, is aimed principally at
local authorities. It provides detailed guidance on the making,
management and enforcement of tree preservation orders (TPOs).
Trees in conservation areas and trees and development are also
Following important changes to TPO procedures, which came
into effect on 1 October 2008, we have published an addendum to
this guide, together with a revised Model TPO. You can download
these documents by following the link to the addendum at the
right of this page.
Note on quality: the files attached to this page were
converted from a legacy website by automatic process, and may
contain minor formatting errors. The text of the document is
complete and as originally published.
Tree Preservation Orders: A Guide to the Law
and Good Practice