Hedgerow Removal Application Checklist

In order for your application to be accepted as valid you need to comply with the National Requirements set out below.

The most effective way of submitting an application is to apply online using the Planning Portal.  This will save you the cost of printing and postage. 

National Requirements 

Application Form

Site Location Plan  

A plan which clearly shows the location and length of the hedgerow(s) to be removed (if possible, please provide a plan to a scale of 1:2500. A different scale can be used so long as it shows clearly the location and length of the hedgerow or hedgerows that you wish to remove). 

Evidence of the date of planting. 

Advice for hard copy applications - 

2 sets of paper documents need to be provided. 

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) Check: 

To ensure your application is processed and validated quickly, please DO NOT INCLUDE SIGNATURES or any personal information that requires redacting within any of the plans or accompanying documents other than the application forms. 

If information of a personal nature needs to be submitted as a material consideration, please include this in a separate document clearly marked as such.