Tree felling that does not require a tree felling licence

There are circumstances where the felling of a tree is exempted from the need to obtain a tree felling licence. 

However, it is advisable to notify the Forest Service of the DAFM that felling is to take place and it will decide if the trees in question are exempted. 

The attached details the most usual situations where a tree felling licence is not required. 

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