Tree Consultancy Group is a chartered arboricultural practice which carries out professional tree surveys and provides reports and advice on matters relating to safety, risk management, planning and development. 

Although we mainly serve clients in Edinburgh, the Lothians and Scottish Borders, we operate nationally and regularly work elsewhere in Scotland and in the rest of the UK. 

We provide consultancy services relating to:

  • Tree safety surveys.
  • Tree surveys for planning and development (BS5837: 2012 surveys).
  • Pre-planning (or purchase) site appraisals and feasibility studies.
  • Duty of care surveys to comply with The Occupier’s Liability (Scotland) Act 1960 and The Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974.
  • Tree risk assessment and management (in accordance with HSE guidance).
  • Home buyers and sellers tree condition reports. 
  • Tree surveys for insurance or mortgages.
  • Expert Witness for Planning Appeals.

Our clients include Local Authorities, Councils, charities, private estates, Housing Associations, property managers, architects, developers and homeowners. 

Please contact us for more information:

Tree Consultancy Group
Scottish Borders
EH45 8NX

Tel: 01721 760268


Principal Consultant:

Kenneth Harvey MICFor MArborA Dip.For.
Chartered Arboriculturist
Registered Consultant of the Institute of Chartered Foresters

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