Since being founded in 1999 by Nicholas Ford after extensive experience both in Australia and the United Kingdom, Canopy Tree has flourished due to the high standards of professional work offered to all customers:

  • private
  • corporate and;
  • council.

The belief that Arboriculture should be promoted as a professional and skilled industry is high on our agenda and we endeavour to create an exceptional impression with all our clientele.

Focusing on practical and safe outcomes, our proud owner is a member of Arboriculture Australia and the International Society of Arboriculture, keeping up to date with industry news and standards. Nicholas delivers over 30 years experience in the industry.

Completed & Current Education

Nicholas Ford (Director)
  • AQF Cert 5 (Diploma in Arboriculture)
  • AQF Cert 3 (Certificate in Arboriculture)
  • National Diploma of Forestry - Holm Lacy Agricultural College, Hereford, UK I year full time 1991-2
  • National Certificate in Arboriculture - Houghall College, Durham, UK. 1 year full time 1992-3 (Equivalent of AQF cert 3)
  • Construction Induction (White Card)
  • National Licence to Perform High Risk Work
  • Licence to operate boom over 11m (EWP), c6 Slew Crane Licence
  • Risk Assessment Work Practice Awareness Accredited
  • Tier 1 Australian Arborist industry Licence no: AL1987 expiry: 31/12/2024

Arboriculture Australia & ISA

 Arb License Nick Ford



Canopy Tree Pty Ltd