London wouldn’t be London without its trees and Richmond wouldn’t be its jewel in the crown without its urban forest.
The Tree Section is responsible for the management of more then 16,000 street trees and trees in parks and open spaces. We also advise on trees covered by Tree Preservation Orders, those in Conservation Areas and where trees are affected by development
Tree management policy
The key principles for the management decisions relating to council owned trees can be viewed in the Council-owned tree management policy.
Get in touch with us
You can contact Customer Services:
Telephone: 0845 6122 660
Our office hours are 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday
Outside these hours for emergencies such as fallen trees, ring the Careline on 0845 600 7413.