Tree Removal Cost

There are many factors that can affect the cost of tree removal. Some of these factors are listed below:

  • Size of tree
  • Location of tree (eg. Front or Back yard)
  • Location of job site
  • Location of buildings and utilities relative to the tree to be removed
  • Access to the tree for vehicles and other machinery
  • Slope of block upon which tree is situated
  • Equipment / Vehicles required to be used on job
  • Whether wood and debris is to be removed from property
  • Whether stump is to be removed

Indicative Prices for Tree Removal in Melbourne

Tree Removal Cost
Min Max
Small Tree Removal (Up to 30 feet) $125 $500
Medium Tree Removal (30 to 60 feet) $200 $1000
Large Tree Removal (Over 60 feet) $400 $2000

Small Tree Removal

The average cost to remove a small tree (up to 30 feet tall) can range anywhere from $125 to $500. You will need to dial utility companies or dial-before- you -dig, if there are any plumbing lines or electricity concerns before the tree and/or stump is removed.

Medium Tree Removal

The average cost to remove a medium tree, which can be anywhere from 30 to 60 feet tall, can range in price anywhere between $200 to $1000 or above. Additional expenses are incurred if you wish to have the tree wood removed from site or the stump removed.

Large Tree Removal

The average cost to remove a large tree (over 60 feet tall) can vary greatly from approximately $400 to $2000 or more. Reasons for tree removal can be numerous including:

  • Disease or pest infestation
  • Storm damaged
  • Close proximity to power or plumbing lines
  • Adversely affecting the foundations of the home.