Policy and Actions


  • To promote the policies of the Dublin City Tree Strategy to protect, maintain and enhance the city’s urban forest. • Parks Services will support the conservation of the city’s arboreta and their role in education, research and culture.
  • Parks Services will promote tree knowledge and appreciation among the public with particular emphasis on engaging with children.
  • Parks Services recognise that Champion trees and Heritage trees are of significance and will therefore give due consideration in favour of their protection if the potential of impact from development arises.


  • To carry out actions of the City Tree Strategy.
  • To enhance the experience of visiting St. Anne’s arboretum through use of interpretation.