FAQs Advanced Search Advanced Search Close Panel All of these words This exact phrase Any of these words Without these words Search within: NParksWhole of Government Expand All Collapse All Top 5 Most Popular FAQs1. Do we need to seek NParks' approval if I want to remove a tree in my garden? Approval from NParks will need to be sought only if the tree is a Heritage Tree, or it is located within the Tree Conservation Areas.For more information on the Tree Conservation Areas, please click here. For more information on the Heritage Trees Scheme, please click here. 2. Which activities require permits? You need permits to hold a barbecue in the parks. For BBQ permits, please apply at AXS Stations island-wide. Please click here to see the locations of the AXS stations. 3. I would like to book a venue in a park, how do I apply for its use? Application to use a park can be done online via our Venue Booking System or through our Managing Agent (for venues at Fort Canning Park, HortPark and the Singapore Botanic Gardens). Please note that applications should be submitted at least 30 days in advance. 4. Does NParks conduct tree pruning or tree removal services for private homes? NParks does not provide tree pruning or removal services for private homes. For a list of arborists in Singapore who have been certified by the International Society of Arboriculture, please click here. 5. What are some of the rules visitors have to abide by when in the parks? As parks are for the enjoyment for all Singapore residents, everyone has a part to ensure that the park environment is clean and pleasant. Please click here to see the 'Do's and don'ts in our parks.