Development sites

Where there are trees, vegetation and other features of ecological value on a proposed development site we may require you to submit the following with any planning application:

  • A tree survey in accordance with BS 5837:2012 - Trees in relation to design, demolition and construction - recommendations;
  • A phase 1 habitat survey;
  • A detailed landscaping plan
Guidance on expectations for development sites with respect to trees is contained with the supplementary planning document.