Nicholsons are able to offer a range of arboriculture services tailored to the challenges posed by each individual tree.



We provide clients with highly qualified and equipped teams to undertake all major aspects of arboricultural operations and management. All tree works carried out to a British Standard BS3998 and conducted in accordance with the Working at Height Regulations 2005 and practices detailed in the HSE document AFAG 401. We can manage all Felling License applications on your behalf.

Our Capabilities include:

  • Felling operations
  • Controlled whole tree dismantle operations
  • Stump grinding operations
  • Crown reductions/reshaping
  • Selective pruning
  • Tree Surveys

Our Capabilities

Tree Care Services


Nicholsons highly trained teams can undertake a range of tree care services, tailored to the challenges posed by every tree. We offer services to both commercial and domestic clients. Click the button below to find out more about how we can help you.

Our capabilities include:

  • Tree Felling
  • Crown Reductions
  • Crown Thinning
  • Crown Lifting
  • Dead Wood Removal
  • Tree Pollarding
  • Cable Bracing
  • Stump Grinding
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Nicholsons conduct tree safety surveys for landowners, BS5837 surveys for development sites and potential management schemes. Our surveyors are fully qualified and produce detailed surveys; including recommendations to enable effective management of trees.

Our capabilities include:

Tree Safety Surveys for:

  • Roads and pathways
  • Properties
  • Public spaces
  • Individual tree reports

BS5837 – Surveys for construction sites:

  • Arboricultural impact assessment
  • Arboricultural method statement
  • Site monitoring
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How can our forestry team help?

Our expert forestry team offer a wide range of services and would be happy to discuss how they can best support you.

“Thank you all for such a rare and appreciated quality of service. We will have no hesitation in recommending you to our friends.”

Mrs Borrough

Nicholsons is accredited by the following official organisations:

Approved contractors of the Safe-contractor scheme, Nicholsons are also accredited with CHAS and Arboricultural Association. The Company recently won an award as Cherwell Established Business of the Year 2019, as well as Oxfordshire Large Business of the Year awards 2019.