Planning

With the ever-changing planning rules and regulations, most people find it daunting to keep up with the changes. As a developer, you could miss out on a windfall opportunity to unlock the value of your property. The planning system is getting more liberal than before with emphasis being put on simplifying the way decisions are made. Unfortunately, planning jargon is never too easy to comprehend and the devil is in the interpretation of the rules and regulations. We offer expert advice to unravel these for you to ensure you get the best that you deserve from your property or to help you make the correct planning decisions before you acquire property. If we do not have the answers, we undertake to get them for you while you get on with your daily chores. Why not send us an enquiry today and we promise to give you a no obligation opinion.

A summary of the areas we cover is set out below:

  • Initial free enquiries on any planning related matters
  • Feasibility studies and pre-application advice
  • Planning and Design & Access Statements
  • Developments involving the construction of new dwellings
  • Developments involving the conversion of existing buildings
  • Developments involving the change of use of existing buildings and premises
  • Mixed use development schemes
  • Prior Notification for office to residential conversion
  • Prior notification for agricultural development
  • Certificate of Lawfulness
  • Developments involving renewable energy (solar and wind farms)
  • Advertisement consent applications
  • Listed buildings & Conservation Area applications
  • Retail planning applications
  • Planning and Enforcement Appeals
  • Extensions to both dwellings and commercial properties

Please note: The list is not exhaustive