Trees, hedges and woodlands
The council plays an important role in the conservation and enhancement of West Lancashire's trees and woodlands in order to maintain an attractive environment in which to live and work.
- 2021 Free Tree Scheme
- Tree Preservation Orders
- High hedges
- Hedgerow Removal Notice
- Tree and Hedge Planting Grant Scheme
- Tree Warden Scheme
- Search & view works to trees
- Tree health and safety surveys
- Approved Arboricultural Contractor list
- Ash dieback disease
Trees and hedges on council-owned land
To report a tree maintenance (either pruning or felling) on land owned by West Lancashire Borough Council issue please use the online self service facility.
Trees and hedges affecting roads
For private tree maintenance issues - like encroaching branches - next to roads and highways, please contact Lancashire County Council via their Contact Us (external link) facility or via email firstname.lastname@example.org