Identifying and assessing sites for new housing, commercial, retail development, leisure facilities and other uses including comparative site assessments.
Expert advice, guidance, representations and appearance before appointed Inspectors on planning policy and development plan documents.
Lead consultancy services in co-ordinating application and appeal submissions on schemes of all sizes, including expert witness services.
Advising on the delivery of major mixed use projects for developers and landowners.
Assembly and co-ordination of multi-disciplinary consultancy teams in the preparation of environmental statements.
Formulation of development guidance.
Advice in regularising breaches of planning control, including retrospective planning applications.
Advice on, and negotiation with, planning authorities to define Head of Terms of such agreements, factoring in commercial viability.
Effectively involving the community and stakeholders in the planning process - including the co-ordination of public exhibitions for major projects.
Capacity and impact assessments, and provision of strategic advice
- Highways & transportation
- Urban design
- Landscape architecture
- Flood risk
- Ground conditions