• Chartered Arboriculturists
  • Forestry and Urban Tree Management

About Us


Headed by Sarah Venners MICFor M.Arbor.A MSc For. (Oxon), Venners Arboriculture offers an excellent level of service, expert arboricultural consultant advice and twenty years of industry experience. Our staff are qualified to a high level of competency and have experience of working on many arboricultural projects of varying size and complexity. We recognize the details of every individual location and will provide a thorough service that is tailored to the unique needs of each environment.

After gaining her Masters Degree in Forestry from The Oxford Forestry Institute, Sarah began her career as Tree Officer for Tunbridge Wells Borough Council and then for South Oxfordshire District Council, where she advised The Forestry Commission, Parish Councils, various Partnerships and Charities, Members of the Public, as well as Planning Officers and other Council Services. Sarah then moved into the private sector and took on the role of Arboricultural Consultant for Marishal Thompson & Co of Alnwick, Northumberland. Here she specialised in surveying and assessing the effects that trees and vegetation can have on clay shrinkage subsidence.

Sarah holds a Masters Degree (MSc) in Forestry from The Oxford Forestry Institute, Oxford University and a BSc (Hons) Degree in Agriculture and The Environment, Wye College, University of London. She is a Professional Member of the Institute of Chartered Foresters (MICFor) and a Professional Member of the Arboricultural Association (M.Arbor. A).

With a career that reflects the varied roles arboriculture presents, Sarah has a proven passion in overcoming challenging and complicated environments and this passion is what drives Venners Arboriculture forward.