Where can I find a registered contractor?
If the building work proposed requires planning consent, all trees which could potentially be affected by the development (including those off-site) should be assessed by an arboricultural consultant in accordance with British Standard BS5837 Trees in Relation to Construction...
How to safely select the right Tree Surgeon?
BE SAFE, BE SURE There is no shortage of people and companies offering tree work services, but how do you choose between them? The Health and Safety Executive says, “…clients engaging contractors to undertake tree work need to carefully check they have the necessary skill...
Help for arborists
The Arborists’ Working Group The Arborists’ Working Group (AWG) is here to help arborists. Whether you are an individual arborist, a small company or a large multi-disciplinary business the AWG is here to help with those problematic and time consuming issues faced by ar...
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’ ...