Find an arborist

Tree surgeon


Looking for a professional tree surgeon?

Beech leavesTree work operations require a high degree of technical competence, supported by training and experience. For these reasons tree work should only be undertaken by well trained, competent arborists who hold adequate insurance.

In this section you'll find help with finding a competent tree surgeon, including general advice on selecting an arborist, a brief description of the various voluntrary accredition schemes for tree care companies in the UK and a post code based search to help you locate accredited companies near you.

Arboricultural consultants

Consultants will have a detailed knowledge about all aspects of tree management, such as tree risk assessment, trees on developments sites, subsidence and root damage and tree health.

The Arboricultural Association maintain a list of Registered Consultants who have demonstrated a high level of competence and maintain adequate Professional Indemnity Insurance.

Arboricultural Association Directory of Registered Consultants.

The Institute of Chartered Foresters, which represents arboriculturists and foresters, also maintain a list of consultants who are professional members of the ICF.

ICF searchable list of consultants