City of Port Lincoln

Tree Trimming and Removal Requests

The City of Port Lincoln is responsible for maintenance of vegetation on Council property which includes roadside verges.

Unauthorised removal of trees under the care and control of Council by the public is not permitted.

Residents wishing for approval to plant trees/shrubs on Council land must inform the Parks and Gardens Supervisor/Council of their intention, what species they intend to plant and the location.

For further information regarding Council's policy on Tree Management please contact Council on 8621 2323.

If residents wish to have a street tree trimmed or removed a request form needs to completed stating the reason/s for the request. The Parks and Gardens Supervisor will initially assess and make recommendations regarding the action to be taken.

You may download a copy of the works request form here and either

  • fax or email a copy attention to Nigel Melzner Manager Community Infrastructure on 8621 2399 or
  • or post a copy to PO Box 1787, Port Lincoln SA 5606.

City of Port Lincoln
City of Port Lincoln ABN: 80 776 127 243
PO Box 1787, PORT LINCOLN SA 5606
Level One, Civic Centre, 60 Tasman Terrace, Port Lincoln
Telephone: 08 8621 2300 | Fax: 08 8621 2399 | Email:
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