Planning Services2021-05-12T13:50:32+01:00

Planning Services

Increasingly our clients look to us to provide sound professional advice regarding Town and Country Planning.

We can provide bespoke advice on planning related matters and guide you through the often complex and lengthy planning process from the initial appraisal right through to the planning decision.

The range of our planning services includes the following:

Planning Consultancy

The provision of planning advice tailored to the needs of property and business, covering such areas as:

  • Permitted development
  • New farm buildings
  • Farm diversification
  • Re-use and adaptation of rural buildings including permitted development
  • Equestrian developments
  • Agricultural workers’ dwellings
  • Removal of agricultural occupancy conditions
  • Sports, leisure and tourism developments
  • Energy generating/storing developments
  • Commercial developments
  • Residential developments

Planning Applications

  • Pre-application advice
  • Strategy and tactics
  • Engaging with stakeholders and specialist consultants (e.g. ecologists)
  • Preparation of submissions
  • Discussions with the Local Planning Authority
  • Case management
  • Attendance at planning committee meetings
  • Discharging planning conditions
  • Removal and varying planning conditions

Appeals and Other Planning Related Matters

  • Planning Appeals
  • Enforcement Notice Appeals
  • Applications for Certificates of Lawful Use
  • Listed Building Consent Applications
  • Conservation Area Consents & Appeals
  • Expert Witness Reports
  • Supporting Agricultural Appraisals
  • Site Appraisals and Feasibility Studies