Development site surveys to BS5837 to accompany planning applications.
These tree surveys, reports and drawing plans include:
Tree constraints plans
Arboricultural impact assessments
Tree protection plans
Site monitoring visits
Arboricultural method statements
Discharge of arboricultural planning conditions
We have extensive knowledge of the planning system and British Standard 5837. We are accomplished at overcoming tree constraints to allow successful development of land, especially sites with protected trees.
It is most useful to engage with us at the early stages of your project. We can carry out pre-purchase checks and advise on the likely development potential of a plot of land.
After this we can provide a Tree Constraints Plan (TCP) which shows above and below ground constraints the trees impose on your site. Above being sunlight shading, below being root protection areas. It is useful if you have a topographical survey (land survey) for us to use, this plan will show the locations of the trees plotted by the land surveyor. This topo is then used through out your development, your architect will use it as will drainage and other engineers and consultants.