Apply for a first afforestation permit

Would you like to replant a forest on your property where there were no trees? According to the provisions of the Land Forest Act, you may only re-create forest-free areas with permission or create them by natural succession by yourself. The authorisation may be granted on a temporary basis and subject to conditions.

A written request is required.

Approval shall be granted if: if there is no overriding public interest to forest propagation (first afforestation) Authorisation for initial afforestation is not required if afforestation has already been legally binding for a base area under other rules.
The Forestry Office decides on your application after weighing up the rights, obligations and economic interests as well as the interests of the general public against each other and among themselves and having consulted the competentauthorities. This procedure ensures that all arguments for or against a . Speak for the first afforestation, be duly taken into account and the Forestry Office can manage forest development in a sound manner on this basis.

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