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Ribble Valley Borough Council

Trees and Planning Applications

Things to check before making an application

Whenever and wherever a planning application is being prepared for a site on which trees, woodlands and hedgerows are located. You are advised to check with the planning department for any of the following:
  • any tree preservation orders affecting the site
  • whether trees, woodlands and hedgerows are in a conservation area
  • if the site is a site of special scientific interest
  • the presence of any other statutory orders affecting trees woodlands and hedgerows
  1. Protection of trees, woodlands and hedgerows
  2. You are here: Things to check before making an application
  3. Planning details - action required
  4. What details to include