Professional Accreditations & Policies

Arbor Division Ltd



Arbor Division Ltd are Professionally Accredited, Approved and Qualified Tree Surgeons based in County Durham and provide expertise tree and hedge services, arboricultural  consultancy and commercial arboriculture throughout the United Kingdom.

Why are professional accreditations important in Tree Surgery and Arboriculture?

The arboricultural industry is not regulated by government and has a high accident potential.

We understand the importance of caring for the UK's rich tree heritage and have undergone extensive training to ensure our tree surgeons and arborists are fully qualified to carry out tree and hedge services to our residential and commercial clients.

The Arboricultural Association Approved Contractor scheme has been setting the standards for tree surgery work for more than 40 years.

Arbor Division Ltd gained accreditations with the Arboricultural Association in 2012.

As an ARB Approved Contractor (ARBAC) Arbor Division Ltd has met and continues to uphold the Arboricultural Association's Standards, the only comprehensive accreditation scheme for Tree Surgery businesses in the UK.

Arb Approved Contractor
Utility Arb Approved Contractor

We are regularly reviewed to ensure that we reflect contemporary arboricultural research findings, legislative and health and safety requirements, business practices and customer expectations.

The Arboricultural Association requires that Approved Contractors within this directory must hold insurances to levels appropriate to liabilities that their work may generate.

Before entering into any contractural agreement clients should satisfy themselves that appropriate insurance is in place by asking for evidence from the contractor and/or their broker.

What is TrustMark?

TrustMark is the Government Endorsed Quality Scheme covering work a consumer chooses to have carried out in or around their home.

When a consumer uses a TrustMark Registered Business, they know they are engaging an organisation that has been thoroughly vetted to meet required standards, and has made a considerable commitment to good customer service, technical competence and trading practices.

Trustmark Government Endorsed Quality accreditation Arbor Division Ltd

We offer safe, quality and cost-effective solutions to the Utility Arb sector. With robust business management systems in place - we hold ISO 9001:2015 (Quality), ISO 14001:2015, (Environmental) and ISO 45001:2018 (Health & Safety) - our clients can be confident in us to supply quality service on time, safely and within budget. 

Contact us for more information on our tree services provided by professionally accredited tree surgeons and arborists in Newcastle, Sunderland, Durham, Washington, Northumberland, Gateshead, Middlesbrough, Darlington, Stockton, Hartlepool, Sedgefield, Spennymoor and Bishop Auckland.

For more information on our professional accreditations and the bodies we are accredited with see below or contact us for further information

ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, ISO 45001:2018 Arbor Division Ltd tree su