Report a problem with a tree
Trees on private property
As a resident or landowner you are responsible for maintaining trees on private property.
- Please note that removing trees on private property may require a planning permit
- We suggest you hire a qualified tree removal specialist to do tree removal works and/or major pruning to ensure the work is done safely.
Trees around powerlines
Trees in roadside areas
Trees next to Council roads: We maintain these trees. For a list of Council roads refer to the register of public roads.
Trees next to arterial roads: VicRoads maintains these trees. Contact VicRoads on 1300 282 616 to request tree maintenance on their roads.
Request works or maintenance on a tree
Please read the information above before making your request.