Welcome to Total Tree Care: A family-owned business with over two decades of experience in the field.
Our trustworthy services and exemplary staff have helped some of Melbourne’s most reputable community councils, insurance agencies and local schools with their tree care needs—and our feedback speaks for itself.
Whether you’re part of a broader organisation in the market for arborist consultation or are simply a private resident looking for guidance concerning your trees, we can provide advice that’s tailored to your unique situation.
Our number one priority has always been maintaining the safety of your property and the health of your trees, and our well-trained staff offers exceptional service, unmatched by any other arborist company in Melbourne. In fact, if we don’t think your tree needs removing, we won’t recommend it.
All our services are also fully licensed and we routinely work to exceed industry standards for safety and environmental care. Our company is a member—in good standing—of both the ASSA (Advanced Safety Systems Australia) and the VTIO (Victorian Tree Industry Organisation). Our staff is likewise dedicated to meeting the requirements of OHS Policies and Procedures, and we collectively hold ourselves to the highest levels of safety and service. All tree-pruning jobs meet the exacting specifications of the Australian standards for “pruning of amenity trees” (4373-2007). In addition, our insurance carrier guarantees a liability policy for up to $20 million—an essential protection for our customers and our community.
It’s a question of certification and training. All of Total Tree Care’s climbing arborists in Melbourne must maintain a certification level of 3 or better, which encompasses their continuing education. Final tree work recommendations from our company are made by an arborist in Melbourne with a Level 5 certification who will then oversee the work in progress. Qualified professional arborists are sometimes called ‘tree surgeons’ also.
Our services are available across Melbourne and the Mornington Peninsula. If you’re located in the South Eastern suburbs of Melbourne, we can generally provide you with a quote within one business day. We also have clients in other areas of Victoria and New South Wales.
Our complimentary assessments come with no obligations. We always recommend your first step to involve a thorough inspection of your trees and property before taking any course of action. When the time is right, we’ll proceed with pruning, tree removal, disease treatments and more, depending on what your landscape needs.
Our qualified, Level-5 arborists will provide independent evaluations of your property, and our professional consultants can help you work proactively for compliance purposes.
Before a new project can begin or existing grounds can be developed, you’ll need to file a report made by a qualified arborist. Following an onsite inspection by one of our certified professionals, we will prepare the necessary arborist reports and help you file them with the appropriate community agency—and we handle everything from pre-development vegetation to tree risk assessments.
We understand the importance of preserving the property that surrounds your trees during a tree removal process and we therefore do our best to ensure that our treatments have a minimal impact on your outdoor environment.
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We just want to let you know how happy we are with the job you did on our Willow Myrtle. We feel much safer now that you pruned back those heavy branches over the house and the cable system you put in gives us extra confidence. Now we can sleep at night! The tree also looks a much better shape too. Thanks for giving us the right advice; we hated the thought of losing the tree but were concerned about it’s safety. Now our problems are solved. Thanks a lot.
Anne & Rod Harrison
Just a short note to thank you for the most professional work you and your team have done. To be frank, I had been given a cheaper quote than yours, but I gave you the work because others just fell trees but I believe you really do care about my trees. I shall definitely recommend you to my friends. Wishing you all the best with your business.
Thanks for providing us with a quote to remove our Gum Tree from rear decking on Friday. I’ve had 2 other quotes since and have to comment on the professionalism that set you apart from the others. We would like to proceed asap.
I’ve used other tree companies in the past and were not happy with the way they just trampled the rest of my garden to get the trees down and the ones they pruned were just butchered. With Total Tree Care, it was so different… your guys did an excellent job and I can see they know what they are doing when it comes to pruning trees properly. I was so happy I told all my friends in the office the next day! I will definitely be getting you back again. Thanks so much.
Thanks for removing our big gum tree, we found you all very professional.
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