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Tree felling licences.
Getting permission to fell trees Apply for a felling licence Selling land with a felling licence. Jul 16, A felling licence is usually valid for 2 years for clearfelling or 5 years for thinning.
Before planning to fell any trees check if you need a felling licence.
Woodland owners or managers can consider a forest management plan for long-term felling. 11 rowsAug 17, Phone: Email: [email protected] Jul 16, Penalties for felling without a licence. It is an offence to fell licensable trees without having obtained a licence or other valid permission.
This can mean, on conviction, a fine of up to £2, or twice the value of the trees, whichever is the higher.