We are Sussex Tree Specialists.
Your Arb approved contractor.
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We provide all aspects
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Located in West Sussex we cover the South East of the UK.
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Welcome to Sussex Tree Specialists.

Sussex Tree Specialists are an ARB Approved Contractor which is a recognised benchmark for arboricultural contracting throughout the UK and is independently accredited by the UK’s Arboricultural Association.

Established in 2014, our team of highly-trained and experienced tree surgeons and ground staff are committed to providing the highest quality tree services to homeowners, businesses, property managers and municipalities in our area.   

We understand that tree care is not just about keeping trees healthy but also improving the aesthetic value of your property, and this is why we work hand in hand with our clients to provide custom solutions for residential and commercial tree work.

Our outstanding customer service has enabled us to build a solid reputation in the industry and we take pride in being a reliable arborist business. We have demonstrated the ability to undertake a wide range projects with varying complexities and have the experience, equipment and workforce needed to get the job done right the first time.

Our Tree Services

Providing a higher standard of Tree Surgery

We are passionate about trees and believe they are an essential part of our environment. STS offer a range of services aimed at keeping trees healthy and in good condition, including Tree Pruning, Trimming & Removal, Tree Planting, Pest & Disease management, and Tree Preservation.

We cover all of Sussex and Surrey and the surrounding areas including Horsham, Southwater, Crawley, Cranleigh, Billingshurst, Storrington, Rudgwick, Henfield, Dorking, Reigate and Banstead.

If you’re unsure which of our tree services would be best suited to your needs, just give us a call and we would be very happy to advise you, so go ahead and contact us today for a free consultation.


in 2014

Our staff are qualified to City & Guilds and LANTRA standards. Aborists have level 4 in Arboriculture. All staff are fully competent and compliant in Health and Safety alongside Forestry First Aiders


& Trusted

We are proud approved contractors of the ARB Association, SMAS and TRUSTMARK accredited.
Rated 9.93/10 on Checkatrade.



STS have Public & Employer
liability cover up to £10 million.


Health & Safety accredited

STS are accredited and vetted by the Arb association and SMAS with annual site and office audits to assess our level of compliance



Whether you are a private or commercial property owner we have specialised equipment to tackle all aspects of tree care.

Need help with choosing your arborist?

If tree work is not done properly it can lead too:

INJURY to people*

DAMAGE to property*

SERIOUS HARM to your trees that have taken many years to grow…

The Arb Approved Contractor programme is the only comprehensive accreditation scheme for Tree Surgery Industry.

As Sussex Tree Specialists are an approved contractor you can be assured that we are:

Professionals You Can Trust – Every approved business has been thoroughly assessed and found competent to carry out tree work to a high standard.

A Mark of Quality – Assuring customers of good quality tree care undertaken safely and efficiently.


We know that choosing the right Aborist is important to our customers. Please visit our FAQ’s page or visit www.trees.org.uk for further information. 


Our full range of tree services

Professional, clean and tidy work
" We have used STS on several occasions. We were very impressed by their professionalism and clean tidy work. They were friendly and yet responsible. We would be happy to recommend them "
By Judy & Peter
Removal of oak branches, tidying vine growth.
" First class work carried out without fuss and exactly as discussed. Would highly recommend ."
Trimming of Leyland hedge, shaping and pruning
2 plum trees & very large magnolia.
“ STS provided a friendly and efficient service at a reasonable price. They were tidy and safety conscious making sure with me about starting time and job was done to my satisfaction. ”
Reducing height of several fir trees by 6'
“ Excellent job, quick and very professional. ”
Cutting back and removing dead wood from apple trees. Felling of large tree.
" Matt and his team arrived promptly at the agreed time. They worked quickly and efficiently removing all wood for chipping or logging. They cleared everything up and left the area very tidy. Matt was very friendly and pleasant to deal with as were his colleagues. If you want a good, efficient job done then speak to Matt. "
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STS are fully accredited

The ARB Approved Contractor scheme offers a recognised benchmark for arboricultural contracting throughout the UK and Ireland and is increasingly required by Local Authorities and other large commercial organisations. ARB Approved Contractor is also of benefit in the domestic sector as a quality mark assuring the client of good quality tree care undertaken safely and efficiently.

SMAS- SMAS Worksafe is the UK’s SSIP scheme of choice. We’ve enabled thousands of contractors to show their commitment to workplace safety, secure work with trusted organisations through our SSIP assessments and lead the way in workplace safety regulation and compliance.

Trust Mark – From small home improvements to self-builds and renovations choosing a TrustMark tradesperson assures you Government Endorsed Quality and robust consumer protection.

Rest assured TrustMark Registered Businesses have made a considerable commitment to customer service, technical competence and trading practices