Long Term Planning Strategy Advice

Securing planning permission is important in increasing the value of your land or building but long before submitting an application, having the foresight and guidance on the best strategy to employ, will maximise the return you can expect.

As part of any development project, it is vital that you have a full understanding of the planning system and which planning strategy to employ to make well-timed and constructive decisions.

Before you start the long-term and often risky process of the planning application process, our team of strategic planning consultants will provide you with that trusted valuable planning advice, that helps you assess the level of risk and gain a full understanding of the work that will be involved.

Early Advice to Set a Vision

Possessing early advice helps you establish a vision for your project and helps to ensure you meet your long-term objectives and win support from the local authority and community.

The full value of your development site is unlocked by strategic master planning and creative planning advice – guidance that helps define your vision and make successful development decisions.

Providing you with a workable and deliverable planning strategy is what we do. We can give you a detailed understanding of the relevant local plan policies and how they interact with your project. This planning advice is critical to setting out a successful road-map for delivering your planning permission.


We never charge for that initial conversation and investigation into your site or development and we always give you a free initial assessment of your chances of success.

Contact us for your free initial assessment

Why Choose Us?

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Reputation for excellence in advising on strategic planning.

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Detailed understanding of planning policy and how to apply it commercially.

No ambiguity, understand fully the strategy and why we advise it.

We know the development process is complex and understanding the competing requirements of various local plan policies is essential. From the outset of any project, we make it our mission to provide you with the right development strategy for your site.

We are your trusted advisor on all matters planning related. This understanding has been built up based on years of collective experience working on development projects both large and small in both the public and private sectors. As a result, our advice to you is based on what we genuinely think is achievable, looking at it from the Council’s position as well as our own and always with a keen eye on your return on investment.

Find out more about our work

Retail & Public Sector

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We help deliver vital public infrastructure to help build stronger communities.

We work with various public sector partners, including local government, Town and Parish Councils and County Councils, to guide important infrastructure projects through the planning process. Taking a collaborative approach with councils and communities helps us understand all parties' needs and deliver the projects required.


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A thriving economy is reliant on a buoyant commercial sector - we help deliver the permissions companies need.

We have comprehensive experience in promoting commercial sites for different uses across a diverse range of locations and overcoming a variety of scenarios. Our approach and expertise seek to understand and address environmental and social factors to maintain the integrity of our clients while ensuring the timely delivery of projects.

Residential Development

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We get results on a wide range of development projects – from single homes up to strategic sites.

Our expertise in supporting development projects from single homes up to strategic sites allows us to work on one of the biggest challenges the UK experiences; delivering housing to meet demand. We take an innovative, collaborative and strategic approach to sites in developed and undeveloped areas, including those that are allocated for homes and others in the promotion phase.

Health Care

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We help put in place the amenities that support communities and provide much needed medical care for our population.

We work with care providers on projects helping them implement or improve infrastructure in order to provide the very best medical facilities for the community. Experience shows us that a collaborative approach is required to understand the needs and desires of all interested parties and to achieve the best outcome.

Rural & Estates

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We are proud of our record in the rural economy and our role in the countryside.

Our expertise includes offering advice on agricultural development, diversification and redevelopment projects for rural clients and estate managers. We have experience working with agricultural advisors and agents, giving us valuable links and insight into the community. Our membership of the CLA, AVA and support for the RAU is invaluable to our work.

Private Client

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We guide our private clients through the planning system to realise their hopes and dreams.

Our highly experienced consultants offer their expertise and discretion to guide private clients to realise their hopes and dreams. We take the time to get to know our clients and work out how to achieve their project ambitions on time and on budget.

Home Owner

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Create the home you want and need

We work with homeowners and their architects or designers to offer comprehensive support in obtaining planning permission for their home modifications, extensions or outbuildings; an area particularly popular with the increased numbers of people choosing to work from home in recent years.

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Our clients

Our focus is our clients, delivery results and building lasting relationships. Since our foundation in 2009, we’ve worked with a breadth of clients that stretch from individuals realising a development aspiration to FTSE 100 listed companies with dedication to our client’s needs at the core of every engagement.


Get in touch

If you are interested in finding out how we can help you please get in touch