Coquitlam has a tree management bylaw (PDF) designed to protect trees, regulate cutting and ensure replacement of trees removed. The bylaw applies to all private properties in Coquitlam.
Information related to City owned trees within Parks and City boulevards.
The City of Coquitlam does not regulate the trimming of trees on private property as long as the trimming does not violate the City’s Tree Management Bylaw.
Find out if you require a tree cutting permit for tree removal and replacement on private property. All information is related to the Tree Maintenance Bylaw 4091, 2010.
When redeveloping a property, impacts to neighbouring trees must also be considered.