Learn about what to do if a tree on your property has fallen due to severe weather or natural causes.

Contact the City

  1. Take photos of the tree to show where the failure occurred and any damage that occurred.
  2. Fill out a tree cutting permit application.
  3. Email the application and photos to treebylaw@surrey.ca.

Fallen trees that need immediate removal

Option 1

Option 2

  • Take photos of the tree.
  • Call or email the city with your address and information about the tree you removed to treebylaw@surrey.ca.
  • Cut down the tree/make the property safe.
  • Leave the tree on the property for the City Arborist to inspect.
  • Remove the tree from your property after the City inspects it.