Site search and appraisal

Identifying and assessing sites for new housing, commercial, retail development, leisure facilities and other uses including comparative site assessments.

Development plan monitoring & representations

Expert advice, guidance, representations and appearance before appointed Inspectors on planning policy and development plan documents.

Planning applications and appeals

Lead consultancy services in co-ordinating application and appeal submissions on schemes of all sizes, including expert witness services.

Urban regeneration

Advising on the delivery of major mixed use projects for developers and landowners.

Environmental impact assessment

Assembly and co-ordination of multi-disciplinary consultancy teams in the preparation of environmental statements.


Advice in regularising breaches of planning control, including retrospective planning applications.

S.106 Negotiation

Advice on, and negotiation with, planning authorities to define Head of Terms of such agreements, factoring in commercial viability.

Community engagement

Effectively involving the community and stakeholders in the planning process – including the co-ordination of public exhibitions for major projects.

Retail & commercial

Capacity and impact assessments, and provision of strategic advice.

Heritage & conservation

Delivering complex listed building and historic landscape schemes, including heritage impact assessments, listed building consent and conservation area approvals.

Strategic sites

Promotion and delivery of strategic sites, including development plan promotion and planning applications.

In collaboration with:

Highways & transportation
Urban design
Landscape architecture
Flood risk
Ground conditions

Willowpool Land Ltd
Securing approval for Willowpool has been a very difficult application with major obstacles at almost every turn but you rose to the challenge and secured the consent. At the Committee Meeting, it was a truly stellar performance by Geraint which won the day. Without all of your hard work and professionalism, he wouldn’t have been able to seal it so convincingly.

Willowpool Land Ltd