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about sylvaconsultancy

Principal Consultant

Fiona Bradshaw MicFor; RFS Dip Arb;F. Arbor.A; Tech Arbor.A

Fiona Bradshaw has over 20 years experience and is the principal consultant of Sylva Consultancy and holds the Royal Forestry Society’s Professional Diploma in Arboriculture. Fiona is a Chartered Arboriculturalist and is a professional member of the Institute of Chartered Foresters and is a Fellow of the Arboricultural Association.

Fiona, who has the benefit of both a local authority and private sector background has experience with all aspects of arboriculture and has been successful at winning planning appeals in relation to developments and protected trees. Fiona has a wide range of experience of compiling expert reports, providing evidence and also appearing as an expert witness at Public Inquires.

Fiona’s commitment to arboriculture is reflected in her role as the Arboricultural Association’s secretary for the Thames & Chiltern branch.

Sylva Consultancy is committed to their continued professional development of its staff who regularly attend seminars and workshops.

To contact one of Sylva Consultancy’s Arboricultural Consultants please click here.

Tree Reports


Tree Preservation Orders


Conservation Areas


Development Site Consultancy


Management & Insurance Reports


Public Inquiries/Informal Hearings



Trees contribute significantly to our environment and provide a variety of benefits to our well being, however it is recommended that the health, condition and safety of trees are checked on a regular basis. Sylva’s tree consultant can advise you on all arboricultural queries. Sylva Consultancy promotes best practice and are able to undertake a variety of tree survey reports in relation to health & safety matters. We are also able to satisfy mortgage and insurance suppliers in regard to the risk that nearby trees may present, when buying, re-mortgaging, or re-insuring a house. Advice concerning tree preservation orders is also available.

Contact Us

Please contact Sylva’s tree consultant in Oxford for further information. email or call on 01865 872 945.