An Extraordinary Council Meeting will be held on Wednesday 22 March 2023 in the Council Chambers, Level 1A, 1 Pope Street, Ryde and online commencing at 6.00pm.
Certain online forms are temporarily unavailable. For urgent requests please call (02) 9952 8222. We apologise for any inconvenience.
If you are seeking permission to remove or prune a tree on your property fill out a Tree Management Application(PDF, 216KB) and submit the form to through Council's Customer Service with the applicable fee.
You can review a Tree Permit within three months of receiving your determination. Complete a Review Tree Management Application(PDF, 190KB) and then submit the form to Council's Customer Service with the applicable fee.
For properties within or part of a Heritage Conservation Area or Heritage Item and you wish to apply for tree removal, you must complete a Development Application Form for tree removal on heritage properties(PDF, 198KB).
Please note exemptions do not apply (including removing deadwood) for any Tree which:
To check if your property is exempt please contact Council's Customer Service on 9952 8222.
Applications under the City of Ryde's Development Control Plan (DCP) 2014 Part 9.5 - Tree Preservation, incur an application fee. Current fees are as follows:
Residential (non strata)
Pensioner discount (Residential - Non Strata only)
Commercial and other (pensioner discount not available)
Review of Decision
*subject to availability