About

Special Branch 24/7 are a Professional Tree Surgery and Forestry Company based in South East Surrey.

“We provide a 24 hour emergency call out service and recycle all our waste in a sustainable manner.” 

  • 20 years industry experience
  • Council approved contractor
  • Surrey Trading Standards approved contractor
  • More reviews on Checkatrade than any other contractor operating in this sector

If you require any free advice on your trees, hedges or shrubs please don’t hesitate to contact us. We will aim to carry out the quotation at a time to suit you.

We can advise you on the condition of your trees and your role and responsibility as a tree owner. We can establish if restrictions are in place on trees or properties and apply for work that needs to be authorised by the local authority as well as carrying out the work.

We remove all of the debris from site and recycle in house in a sustainable manner and use it to support the local community read on for more information.

We cover Surrey, Berkshire, Hampshire, London and the entire South East.

“We are a company committed to our customers and our local community.”


We want to be different from every other company in this industry. Special Branch 24/7 is a dedicated specialist in the preservation and maintenance of trees. We believe in offering the most cost effective solution for the long term management of your trees. We are always looking for ways to improve and stay ahead of our competitors. We have a very unique ability to subservience projects from the waste create.We have a passion for recycling all of the organic matter that is generated from commercial arboriculture and we use this to support the local community in different formats. From the smallest contracts to a large scale project the standards that have been set are maintained and it is our aspiration to exceed them.

Tree work in conservation areas or any tree covered by a tree preservation order will have to be authorised by your local planning department at the council. If your tree has a tree preservation order on it then restrictions will apply. Unauthorised work carried out on any tree may lead to a £20,000 fine.

“At Special Branch 24/7 Ltd we put great care into the scientific aspects of tree surgery.”

All members of staff are trained to a minimum level of 2 years NPTC training at Merist Wood College, to fully understand the correct working codes of the theoretical and practical sides of tree surgery. And you can be reassured that all members of staff will be working to industry standards BS3998 for quality of workmanship.

To give an exact accurate price we will have to visit you to carry out our free – no obligation survey.

We are pleased to say that we come highly recommended throughout the local area as demonstrated by our impressive Checkatrade rating.

Why not contact us today to find out more, and don’t forget to ask about our additional fencing service – the perfect way to complement those newly tamed trees.

You can rest assured, we do:

  • Have public liability insurance (up to £5,000,000)
  • Use biodegradable chain oils to avoid unnecessary damage to both trees & the local environment
  • Clean all equipment thoroughly after working on diseased trees to prevent cross contamination
  • Utilise a range of techniques to minimise damage & prevent unwanted regrowth
  • Leave every site immaculate & recycle all waste
  • Use traditional rope and harness methods coupled with modern climbing equipment to minimise damage to trees

But we don’t:

  • Stump end branches
  • Deliberately damage trees with the use of climbing irons to create more work in the future
  • Recommend work be rushed in order to make money
  • Take payment until you are completely satisfied

“At Special Branch 24/7 Ltd, we are dedicated to the preservation and protection of trees.”

We will never jeopardise a trees’ welfare for the sake of making money. Certain trees, such as fruit trees, are especially vulnerable to infection in Autumn in which case we would always delay until after the first frost.

For reviews of the work we have carried out, click here.

You can read our Terms and Conditions of business here.