Apply to plant shrubs on public land

You need a licence to plant trees, shrubs, plants or grass on land maintained by the council.

A cultivation licence costs £105.

Apply for a cultivation licence

Please note that your application will not be processed should you fail to submit the required supporting documents.  Failure to submit supporting information will cause delays and may affect your start date.

Online applications take approximately 3 minutes to complete

 

What happens next

Applications will take approximately 4 weeks to complete (providing all documents are submitted).

If you are unsure if the area you wish to plant something is private or not, check the list of streets.

 

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