Planning and Development Services

We can provide a full range of planning application services to support everything from the conversion of a small outbuilding or the creation of a single dwelling to a strategic mixed-use development proposal or a renewable energy project.

Our aim is to guide your development successfully through the planning process, making the journey as simple as possible.

We specialise in providing support to major regeneration and infrastructure projects of national and regional importance. Our experience encompasses the complex processes of Environmental Impact Assessments, Compulsory Purchase Orders, Transport and Works Act Orders and Development Consent Orders.

 

As well major projects, we can support with individual planning applications across a range of areas including:

  • Residential, commercial and mixed use schemes
  • Agricultural dwellings and barn conversions
  • Farm Buildings
  • Change of Use, Certificate of Lawfulness (CLEUD) and Enforcement Proceedings
  • Planning Appeals, High Court Challenges and Judicial Reviews
  • Environmental Impact Assessment screening, scoping and submission.
  • CPO/DCO Applications – Land Assembly, BOR, Consultation, Survey Access, Site Acquisition.

Site Feasibility Options & Promotion Agreements

We can advise on the suitability of your site and its development potential in relation to National and Local planning policies and can explore the commercial merits of alternative development mixes against planning risk. Sites with potential can be directly promoted through the Local Development Framework process or professional development partners who can share the risk and cost of the planning process with you.

Sales

Having achieved a valuable planning allocation we can advise on the most suitable method of disposing of your site and assemble the necessary elements to maximise value. Sales can be structured to release equity over the short, medium or longer term.