The purpose of the Significant Tree Policy is to:
- Define what a significant tree is for trees on private land in order to establish a Significant Tree Protection Register
- To provide policy directions for Council in accordance with Clause 9 of the Brimbank General Local Law 2018
- To outline the responsibilities for landowners with a significant tree on their property
- To demonstrate Council’s vision for the establishment of an Urban Forest through the Urban Forest Strategy (2016) and Brimbank Tree Policy (2021).
Also see Brimbank Tree Policy.