You will need to apply for a resource consent to cut down, work around, trim or prune it, as the work may destroy it or cause irreparable damage to it.
Apply for a resource consent to work around, on or under protected trees. If your works are extensive, you will also need an arborist's report.
Find out what a notable tree is, how they are evaluated and how you can nominate a tree to become notable. Check if a tree is notable by phoning or emailing us.