Protected trees

Tree Preservation Orders protect trees.

There are approximately 500 Tree Preservation Orders in Oldham.

View Tree Preservation Orders

Contact the Planning Office to view the orders for free or to purchase a copy.

Undertake work to protected trees

With Tree Preservation Orders:

In Conservation Areas:

Nearly all applications are determined within 6 weeks.

You can meet with the Planning Officer and Aboribultural Officer on site to discuss applications and ask advice.

If consent is refused, you can appeal to the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister against a decision made by the Council (details are in the decision notice you will be sent).

Tree contractors and consultants

These tree contractors and consultants are regularly employed by the Council to carry out tree work within the Oldham Borough. It does not constitute a list of recommended firms.

Amenity Tree Care Ltd
Willow Hill Cottage
School Lane
Burwardsley
Chester, CH3 9NX
Phone: 0808 108 0909
Mobile: 0795 743 1879
Amenity Tree Care website

Blakeman’s Tree Services
Ferney Fields Farm
Ferney Fields Road
Chadderton, OL9 0LX
Phone: 0161 633 3037
Mobile: 07779 132390

Euro Tree Service Limited
25b Church Street
Frodsham
Cheshire, WA6 6PN
Euro Tree Service website

Limb to Limb Tree Services Ltd
4 Hill Croft
Bardsley, OL8 2UA
Phone: 0161 652 6340
Mobile: 0773 480 5881

Guidance notes

Planning Team
Civic Centre
PO Box 30
West Street
Oldham, OL1 1UQ
Tel 0161 770 4105
Fax 0161 770 3104