Tree Removal Authorization & Permits


  • (941) 748-4501

Manatee County Government regulates the planting, removal and preservation of trees in order to protect and enhance valuable natural resources.

Tree removal authorization is required for residential street trees, and a tree removal permit is required for Homeowner Association (HOA) common areas, commercial sites and conservation areas.

To report illegal tree removal, contact Code Enforcement at (941) 748-3094 or