Simplifying Tree Management & Planning

Taking the complexity out of tree management and planning, by providing you with a clear breakdown of the steps required to create harmony between your trees and their environment.

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Our Role

At Ligna Consultancy, our aim is to simplify the processes involved in the management of trees. Whether it be tree safety surveys or planning applications, we are able to help.

At Ligna Consultancy we consider ourselves to be forward thinking, adaptive, problem solvers; helping our clients to navigate the arboricultural aspects of development and estate management. Using our in-depth knowledge of trees, we are able to ensure that our clients receive advice tailored to their exact needs and in a way that cuts though jargon and clearly outlines what they need to know and do. Whether it be achieving planning permission for domestic extensions, large scale housing schemes or assisting landowners and homeowners effectively manage their site’s tree population, we are able to help…

Our Location

With our head office in East Anglia and a 'Hub' in Bristol and Reading, we provide tree surveys and reports throughout Southern and Middle England.

Serving East Anglia, London, the South East, South West and much of the Midlands, our small friendly team are able to provide arboricultural support all over the country.

Our Work

We assist our clients on a wide range of projects, undertaking tree surveys and inspections, and providing a wide-range of reports for both tree related planning and tree population management.

For architects, developers and homeowners looking to obtain planning permission, we are able to provide tailored design advise and produce vital planning documents such as Arboricultural Impact Assessments and Tree Protection Schemes. For landowners and estate managers we are able to aid them in the cost-effective long-term management of their site’s tree population, ensuring that their legal obligations are met.

/ Our Services /

Trees & Development

Architect / Developer / Planning Agent

Need tree-related planning documentation?

No matter the size of your project, we are able to successfully guide you through the arboricultural aspects of the planning process in a swift and professional manner. Whether you are in need of a tree survey, arboricultural impact assessment, tree protection scheme, or advice other advice relating to trees within the planning system, we are able to assist...

Tree Risk Management

Estate Manager / Land Owner

Are you responsible for land with trees?

We help landowners, estate managers, schools and councils proactively and cost-effectively manage their tree populations, ensuring that all of your legal obligations are met. If you have an existing tree inventory that needs updating, or it will be your first tree survey, we offer a free consultation so as to establish your exact requirements, and tailor our service to you.

Planting Schemes

Planting Schemes / Soft Landscaping Schemes

Require a soft landscaping scheme for planning purposes?

We are regularly involved in the design of reliable, cost efficient, low maintenance planting schemes. Our previous projects include the resolving of boundary treatment issues, specification of mitigative planting, and the design of rooftop tree plantings.

/ Our Coverage /

If you need a tree survey or report undertaking, our small friendly team are able to provide arboricultural support throughout, East Anglia, London, the South East, South West and much of the Midlands.

/ Get in Touch /

For an initial consultation, free of charge, please fill out the enquiry form below