The Tree Pruning or Removal Application is for any person who wishes to engage in the trade or commercial business of pruning or removing trees located on public property.
Tree Pruning or Removal Application
Have the Following Items Ready
A Certificate of Liability and Property Damage Insurance in the minimum amount of $500,000.00.
Current proof of Arborist Certification with the International Society of Arboriculture.
New applicants must also include a copy of the Boise City Forestry Division approval letter.
The City of Boise now allows you to apply for your license online. First time users of this system will be required to set up an account.
Once you've logged in, click "Apply > License" from the top menu. Select Tree Pruning or Removal Application from the license menu.
The City of Boise also allows you to renew your license online. First time users of this system will be required to set up an account.
Once you've set up your account, you must link your current license with your online account by contacting the City Clerk's Office. Please have your current license number available.
After your account is linked, login and click "My Records" from the home menu. You will find your renewal in your Licenses list.
Send a Message to City Clerk
Please fill out the form and a representative from the city will be in touch with you.
Please Note: We are currently working on a system update so that we can better serve you. This may result in longer wait times than normal. We apologize for this inconvenience, and thank you for your patience as we work to provide better service.