Report an issue with a tree

What you can report

If the tree is between the road and the footpath it is likely that this will be the responsibility of Hertfordshire County Council. 

Report an issue with a tree to Hertfordshire County Council

You can report an issue with a tree on land owned by the Borough of Broxbourne. This includes:

  • parks and open spaces
  • cemeteries and churchyards
  • allotments

You can report issues relating to public safety:

  • branches overhanging building
  • damaged trees
  • fallen trees or branches
  • dead trees or branches
  • leaning or uprooted trees
  • trees interfering with traffic or signage and sight lines

You will need to:

  • give your contact details
  • confirm whether the tree is on private property or land
  • state the main issue with the tree
  • give details of any obstructions
  • give the location of the tree

You should report any damage to footpaths or drives, caused by roots from street trees, to Hertfordshire County Council.

Report an issue with a tree