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Trees WLEP 2012 Tree and Vegetation Preservation
The WLEP 2012 Tree and Vegetation Preservation has been enacted by Council to ensure the conservation and management of the trees and landscape of the local area.
There are some restrictions on which plants and trees you can prune, remove or transplant on your own property. You can apply for permission to prune or remove a tree.
The following documents outline in more detail what is covered by the WLEP 2012 Tree and Vegetation Preservation, and how you can apply for Council consent. Read them carefully before making any alterations to plants and trees on your property.
All trees that have the following dimensions:
Council permission is not required for the following:
The Tree and Vegetation Preservation contains a complete list of exemptions.
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