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Disputes about trees

We do not resolve disputes between neighbours about trees, for example, if a neighbour's tree is hanging over your fence. However keep in mind that if you want to cut back branches of a tree hanging over your fence, you need your neighbour's permission in writing. 

For futher info on this issue visit the Dispute Settlement Centre of Victoria website