How do I apply for a tree removal permit?

Submit or download the tree removal permit application using the links below. Your request should include documentation showing the location, species, and approximate size of all existing trees noting the trees to be removed. You can submit the application online or email it.

Tree Removal Application (1-3 trees)

Tree Removal Application (4 or more trees)

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1. Can I remove a specimen tree that is located on my residential property?
2. Do I have to obtain a permit to cut down a tree on my property?
3. How do I apply for a tree removal permit?
4. How do I find out if I have a Buffer, Conservation or Open Space, or Tree Save Area on my property?
5. How do I find out if I live in the Chattahoochee River Corridor?
6. Is there any cost for obtaining a tree removal permit?
7. What do I do if a street tree has fallen which originated in the street right-of-way?
8. What if the tree is dead, fallen or dying and it is located in a Buffer, Open Space, Conservation Space, Chattahoochee River Corridor, or Tree Save Area?
9. What is a specimen tree?