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Tell us you're going to work on a protected hedgerow

Use this service to tell us if you're going to carry out work on a protected hedgerow.

If you carry out work without permission, you could receive a fine.

To tell us you're going to carry out work on a hedgerow, email our Planning team at planningsupport@midkent.gov.uk. You'll need to include:

  • the location of the hedgerow
  • a description of the work you're going to carry out

What happens next

Once you've told us you're going to carry out work on a hedgerow, we'll investigate your request and reply to you as soon as possible.