Commercial Tree Pruner

"Commercial tree pruner" means any person engaging in the commercial business, trade or for hire of cutting, trimming, pruning or removing trees located within the public right-of-way. The commercial tree pruner’s application must be accompanied by an International Society of Arborist Certificate. The Business Licensing Coordinator will forward the business license application and certificate to the City Forester for approval.

Certificate of Liability

A certificate of liability and property damage insurance executed by a surety authorized to contract business within the State of Idaho, in the minimum amount of $300,000 per occurrence for bodily injury and $100,000 per occurrence for property damage or $300,000 combined single occurrence for both bodily injury and property damage must be provided to the City of Lewiston.

How to Apply

Apply, complete, and return the Commercial Tree Pruner Application (PDF).

City Code

For more information about Tree Pruners, see Lewiston City Code Chapter 21, Article VI. Tree Pruners.