Where required, trees are pruned to the following specifications:
- footpaths: 2.5m to lowest foliage or limb
- driveways: 3.0m to lowest foliage or limb
- roadways: 3.5m at kerb, 4.5m over road to lowest structural limb.
Electric line clearance
Trees are pruned to provide and maintain clearance from overhead electrical conductors.
For more information please refer to the:
Bayside Electric Line Clearance Management Plan (PDF, 493.91KB)
A request can be made for the following:
- tree inspection (for consideration of removal)
- tree pruning
Tree inspection requests can be made via our request a public tree inspection form.
Pruning requests can be submitted via our request a public tree prune form.
Our contractor has 15 working days to respond to requests. Please allow 48 hours for the pruned branches to be removed from the nature strip.