Residents and landowners are responsible for any trees and plants that protrude from their private property onto roads, footpaths, parks or walkways.
These can limit movement and visibility, causing a potential hazard to pedestrians and motorists.
You must ensure that tree branches and other plants do not:
If we ask you to remove hazards and they are not removed within the set timeframe, we will issue a fine and charge the costs to you.
For full details of this local law, download the General Municipal Law from Local laws.