Arboriculture & Tree Management

Our in-house team provides specialist consultancy for tree survey and tree management services across the UK.

At Thomson, our clients turn to us for advice and guidance on many different areas of environmental compliance.

Arboriculture and other tree-related questions are amongst those that we handle every day, whilst guiding our clients through the process of gaining the necessary permissions to meet their objectives.

Our team of experienced consultants can provide a range of surveys advice including strategic tree management for either risk (including ash dieback) or development, advice on Tree Preservation Orders and statements for planning appeals or legal matters.

Arboriculture services available

Our team of arboricultural experts offer a complete service:

Tree consultancy services

  • Trees and development (BS5837)– our team of consultants provide the full range of arboricultural services for development sites and planning applications from feasibility advice through site supervision to post completion. For an increasing number of applications, particularly those in city centres, we undertake CAVAT (Capital Asset Value for Amenity Trees). Additionally, and in conjunction with our GIS team, we undertake Canopy Cover assessments
  • Tree Management – providing complete management services for a wide range of site types and client objectives. Our surveys can also include THREATS (Tree Hazard: Risk Evaluation and Treatment System) assessments.
  • Trees and the Law – a complex area, particularly when Tree Preservation Orders, planning consents and Felling Licences interact. We undertake TEMPO Tree Evaluation Method for Preservation Orders.

For Arboriculture Contracting Services, please visit our Habitats Page.

SkyBlue Education

Tree surveys for Sky Blue Education

Our arboriculture team is an exclusive supplier for Sky Blue Education which is one of the UK’s leading providers of education procurement support that offer a range of services that help schools buy the products and services they need.

Our arboriculture team will provide tree surveys and reports to schools across the UK and will cover both Health and Safety surveys and inspections to manage risk along with providing support to schools with BS5837 surveys and reports where they have development or redevelopment ambitions.

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