We 'make places', such as towns, for people to live and work. This happens in a number of way and what we do is set out below.

We are a specialist Town and Country Planning Consultancy providing the full range of professional town planning services. Our most popular areas of work are summarised below, but this is not an exhaustive list and if the services you require are not listed please contact us and we can discuss your specific requirements further.

Planning Applications

We can prepare, submit and manage applications for all types of development - however small or large.


We can review refused applications and if we believe there is a fair chance of success, appeal the refusal on your behalf.

Permitted Development

Looking to utilise your permitted development rights? We can advise on what you can do.

Policy & Research

Need help formulating planning policy? We assist with evidence for local or neighbourhood plans. We also help with writing plans too!

Site Promotion

Looking to secure an allocation for development? Let us put your land forward to the relevant Council in its best light.

Engagement & Consultations

We manage, host and attend engagement programmes designed to reach a wide cross-section of a community.


We look at tricky and complex sites, undertake a full review and design the best way to deliver our clients aspirations.

General Advice

If you know what you want to do, but not sure how best to achieve it, we can offer impartial and honest advice on your optimum way forward.


Stay in touch

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The legal bit

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