Online heritage tree permits

Heritage tree permit applications for removal or pruning are available online.

The following documentation is required:
  • A completed arborist report from the City approved consulting arborist list
  • Construction plans and pictures (for development-related projects)
  • Replacement tree plan (include replacement tree species, location, container size, and in lieu payment (if applicable))
  • Payment is required before the application is accepted
To apply online
  1. Register for an account at the Permit and Web portal.
  2. At the home screen under "Public Works" tab, select "Create an Application."
  3. Review the terms and conditions before checking the consent box.
  4. Under "Select a Record Type," expand the "Public Works" tab. Select "Heritage Tree Permit" to start an application.