Our reputation as a leading UK planning firm is based on many years’ experience of helping to make development happen. Our clients include commercial developers in the energy, residential, transport, waste, manufacturing and retail sectors as well as many local authorities. We are actively involved in the sectors in which we operate, and at the forefront of evolving legislation and policy, so we ensure our clients stay ahead of the competition.
We have been involved in over 20 Development Consent Orders (DCOs) to deliver major transport, energy and waste infrastructure projects. We also have a strong reputation as experts in Compulsory Purchase compensation claims. We have advised businesses affected by the London 2012 Olympics, the Channel Tunnel Rail Link, Thameslink, Crossrail and HS2.
Our regeneration work includes the promotion of compulsory purchase orders for numerous schemes including in London, Reading, Newbury, Watford, Hartlepool, Tyne and Wear and Bristol. We also advise on consenting strategies and have helped to deliver large and small residential, retail and mixed use schemes across the UK working with commercial, developers, housebuilders, housing associations and land owners.
We work hard to build tailored teams that respond to your objectives. Understanding what matters most to you is a fundamental part of that approach. We’re committed to asking the right questions so we can deliver the right answers as quickly and practically as possible.
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"They're a very strong planning team - they are efficient, with breadth of expertise and depth of knowledge."