Trees on my Neighbours Property
Frequently Asked Questions
I am concerned about a tree on my neighbours’ property, what can I do?
- The Community Justice Centre (CJC). The CJC provides free information, support and a mediating service to assist you in coming to an agreement with your neighbour. It is not mandatory for your neighbour to attend the CJC, but most people are willing to discuss the issue with a neutral facilitator to resolve problems and prevent them from escalating any further. Contact 1800 990 777 between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) to discuss your situation with the CJC or alternatively visit www.cjc.nsw.gov.au
- The Legal Answers website http://www.legalanswers.sl.nsw.gov.au/guides/neighbours/index.html , have a tool kit that has helpful information in regards to neighbourhood issues including tree disputes. Phone 1300 888 529.