High hedges

Making a complaint about a high hedge

Before you can make a complaint to us about a neighbour’s hedge, you must try to resolve the matter yourself.

You can make a complaint by filling in this application form. The fee for making a complaint to us is £490.

We aim to deal with all complaints within 12 weeks.

The landowner or complainant can appeal our decision to the independent Planning Inspectorate within 28 days.

Further information

High hedges, making a complaint
Hedge height and light loss