If your property has sustained damage from a public tree during this weather event, please report the damages to your property insurer to determine whether homeowners/tenants insurance coverage would apply.
If you believe the City is responsible for the damage caused by a public tree, you can file a claim against the City of Winnipeg.
Notification of a potential claim may be submitted in writing, by phone, email, Canada Post, or fax to 311, as soon as possible.
Claims should include:
- A detailed description of your property damage
- Documentation to support a claim such as: photos, receipts and estimates
- Reasons outlining why they believe the City of Winnipeg is responsible for the damage