Planning & Development

Our planning and development team can support you develop your project from the initial conception through to delivery on the ground:

Pre- application reviews

  • Feasibility and testing of ideas
  • Planning policy review
  • Pre-application  consultations
  • Community consultations
  • Liaison with statutory and non statutory consultees

Planning applications

  • Planning Statements
  • Masterplanning, Development and Neighbourhood Plans
  • Preparation of planning applications
  • Project management
  • Applications for Certificates of Lawful Use and change of use
  • Preparation of Design and Access Statements
  • Negotiation of planning obligations,conditions and Section 106 and Section 278 Agreements 
  • Planning Appeals for refusal,non-determination and enforcement, including support at Hearings and Inquiries 

Technical surveys and assessments

  • Ecological Surveys
  • Arboricultural Surveys
  • Landscape and Ecological Assessments
  • Flood Risk Assessments
  • Travel Assessment and Plans
  • Economic and Viability Appraisals
  • Minerals Surveying
  • Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment
  • Sustainability Appraisals
  • Environmental Impact Assessment