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Tree Cutting Permits: Private Property

A permit is required to cut identified trees (trees of any species 75 cm in diameter or larger, or Arbutus and Garry oak trees 20 cm in diameter or larger, measured 1.4 metres from the ground) on private property.

Note: The Interim Tree Bylaw does not apply to trees within 15 metres of the top of a watercourse bank. An Environmental Development Permit is required for any tree work within this area.

Private Property Tree Cutting Permit Application

Interim Tree Bylaw

Frequently Asked Questions - Interim Tree Bylaw


Planning Department