Decision details

Tree management contract and strategy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


1. Cabinet delegated authority to the Executive Director for Growth and Regeneration to procure and enter into a contract for maintenance of trees owned and managed by Bristol City Council from the 1 April 2020 for 5 years with option to extend for another 5 years.


2. Cabinet noted that a new Tree Strategy report will be submitted to Cabinet following public consultation


3. Cabinet approved the continuation and funding of the One Tree Per Child project for two years (total £90K) as a suitable vehicle to deliver an expanded tree planting programme and to seek funding and planting partners.

Report author: Richard Fletcher

Publication date: 18/06/2019

Date of decision: 18/06/2019

Decided at meeting: 18/06/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 26/06/2019

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