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Mar 15, In addition, local authority permission, if already granted, does not supersede the permission of the land owner. If trees are within your ownership then it is necessary to investigate if trees are afforded legal protection in the form of a Tree Preservation Order (TPO) or if the tree or trees in question are located within a conservation shrubmulching.barted Reading Time: 4 mins. Yes. When the council makes a TPO it will send copies to the owner of the property and any one else with a right to prune the tree or mine the land.
Does a new TPO take effect immediately? Yes, TPOs take effect as soon as they are made. This initial protection lasts for six months. A new TPO must be made permanent, known as 'confirming', within 6 months of being made, otherwise it will lapse. Owners of affected properties will be notified when the TPO. Apr 02, Tree preservation orders (TPO’s). If you live in a ‘conservation area’ then trees with a main trunk diameter of over cm are protected.
It requires permission to carry out ANY pruning or felling (this measurement is taken at metres above ground).Estimated Reading Time: 3 mins.
A TPO may only be used to protect trees and cannot be applied to bushes or shrubs, although in the Secretary of State's view a TPO may be made to protect trees in hedges or an old hedge which File Size: KB.