Irish Forestry Services Limited to plant 250,000 trees this year as part of the 100 Million Trees Project

Forestry Services Ltd (FSL) was established in 1985 and is one of Irelands leading and largest private forestry management companies. It provides the complete range of forestry services to forest owners and forest investors across the 26 counties including licence and scheme applications, Natura Impact Statements, ecological assessments, forest establishment, forest management, road construction, harvesting, forest management planning, forest inventory, forest valuation, timber harvesting and sales, advice on forest management and chain of custody certification, forest appraisals and investment.  

The head office is in Kilkenny with a regional offices in Ballinlough, Co Roscommon and Arklow, Co. Wicklow.  FSL has 17 staff including 11 foresters 1 ecologist, an accountant, 3 administration personnel and one forestry technician. 

FSL is the first and only private forestry company in the Republic of Ireland to achieve Dual Certification in Forest Management which the company received in July 2019. The FSL Group Scheme is Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) and The Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC™) certified, issued by Soil Association Certification Ltd.