What is an overgrown hedge?

A neglected hedge can cause problems to a neighbouring property, especially if its height is allowed to grow unchecked. The commonest concerns are the loss of light to windows and gardens of houses that are situated close to the boundary where the hedge is growing.

What can I do about the hedge?

You can submit a complaint about a high hedge, simply complete the application form.

Please ensure you have read the guidance notes first.

Is there a charge?

Yes there is a fee, please see the application form for details.