How do I complain about a contractor or consultant?
Our accredited ARB Approved Contractors and AA Registered Consultants are assessed for their high levels of quality on a regular basis to ensure they meet our exacting standards. If however you find yourself in the position that you wish to complain about their services or co...
Our members code of ethics and professional conduct
It is worth noting that our members are bound by our code of ethics and professional conduct: Code of Ethics
Every member shall uphold the integrity of the profession.
Every member shall strive for increasing an objective knowledge of trees and of arboriculture in...
A guide to careers and qualifications
A guide to qualifications and careers A summary of the various ways of starting a career in arboriculture, the qualification structure and career progression can be found in the Associations guidance: Download ‘A Guide to Qualifications and Careers in Arboriculture’ ...
Directory of UK Arboricultural education and training providers
Arboricultural Education This directory provides contact details for educational establishments and independent providers, intended for the use of persons considering a career working with amenity trees and shrubs, or those individuals who wish to further their knowledge a...
Benefits of Urban Trees
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Protecting your arb equipment
One way you can counter the criminal threat is by registering your assets and reporting thefts on Arbsafe. arbsafe.co.uk The website enables users to keep a register of equipment on a secure server, report thefts and shows crime hotspots. Arbsafe is an initiative by...
What is i-Tree Eco? i-Tree is a suite of open source, peer-reviewed and continuously improved software tools developed by the USDA Forest Service and collaborators to help urban foresters and planners assess and manage urban tree populations and the ben...
Biosecurity Awareness Video Series
Following the success of our 2017 Conference, ‘ Biosecurity: Protect & Survive ’, where His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales provided the opening address, the Association is releasing a series of videos featuring prominent figures highlighting the importance of various as...
Talking Trees is a series of short videos aimed at raising awareness of the benefits of our trees and the professionals who manage them. We talk to leading experts and generally interesting people who answer our questions on what inspired him to work with trees, whether we'r...
Atypical Myopathy Joint Position Statement
Arboricultural Association and British Horse Society joint policy statement on: Felling of Sycamore trees in relation to Atypical Myopathy : A statement for arborists and horse owners Introduction It has been proven that trees provide us with many benefits and have a sign...