Overhanging trees - require lopping
Reported via desktop in the Tree Requires Pruning category anonymously at 12:40, Monday 21 August 2023
Sent to Bromley Council less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 4912331.
Trees are over hanging considerably into our garden been maintaining/controlling for past years but no longer manageable.
Thank you for your report, this is now being investigated. Information on our services and the timeframes we aim to respond in can be found: http://www.bromley.gov.uk/ fixservices
State changed to: In progress
Posted by Bromley Council at 12:40, Monday 21 August 2023
Thank you for your patience whilst we continue to investigate this issue.
Posted by Bromley Council at 12:00, Friday 22 September 2023
We are continuing to investigate and working to resolve this report
Posted by Bromley Council at 12:01, Friday 22 September 2023
These trees are not owned or maintained by Bromley Council. We would not cut back overhanging branches in any case. See details at https://www.bromley.gov.uk/ trees Please also note however, they are in a Conservation Area which means they are protected by Town and Country Planning Law. For more information please read full details found at https://www.bromley.gov.uk/ trees/ tree-protection
Posted by Bromley Council at 12:35, Monday 25 September 2023
Bromley Council are not responsible for maintaining private trees. Further information on your rights and options for dealing with overhanging trees from neighbouring private land can be found at the Citizen's Advice website: http://www.adviceguide.org.uk
State changed to: third party responsibility
Posted by Bromley Council at 13:57, Monday 25 September 2023