High Hedges

This half day course is aimed at all officers involved in high hedges complaints. This includes enforcement & compliance, tree & landscape, listed buildings & conservation area officers.

Course Content

  • Part 8 – Anti-Social Behaviour Act 2003 
  • High Hedge Criteria
  • Light & Access
  • Definition of ‘a Line’
  • Evergreen
  • Complainant’s Attempts to Informally Remedy
  • Complaint to the Council
  • Fees
  • Remedial Notices
  • Appeals
  • Direct Action
  • Failure to Comply with Notices – Criminal Offences


Office Space in Town, 20 Little Britain, London, EC1A 7DH


Attwells, 18 North Hill, Colchester, Essex, CO11DZ​


Refreshments are available from 09:30; course starts at 10:00; lunch is at approximately 12:30; and we will finish at 13:00.           


£125 (+VAT) per officer, £105 (+VAT) for a second or any subsequent officer from the same authority; includes a light lunch & refreshments.


Please complete the booking form and return to Tiffany Dow at tiffany.dow@attwells.com, or phone on 01206 239767.