Planning Applications

We have a proven track record in the preparation and management of planning applications for a wide variety of development proposals.

We initiate pre-application discussions, advise on strategy and prepare supporting information and submission of the application itself. We work with designers to provide well-conceived proposals, with care and attention to the impact on the landscape, and respecting the amenity of other residential property close by.

We work with specialist contractors to obtain the any relevant structural information, landscape visual impact assessment as well as information on relevant issues such as contamination, flooding and highways.

Types of Applications: 

  • Agricultural and occupational workers dwellings
  • Agricultural buildings
  • Farm diversification projects 
  • Farm tracks
  • Rural workshops/ offices
  • Barn conversions
  • Equestrian workers dwellings
  • Stable buildings
  • Sand Schools
  • Forestry workers dwellings
  • Forestry buildings
  • In-fill housing development
  • Rural exceeption sites 
  • Residential planning applications 

We can assist with:

  • Pre-application advice 
  • Detailed planning applications
  • Assistance in the preparation of development proposals
  • Design proposals and drawings 
  • Community consultation exercises
  • Preparation of supporting information (e.g. planning statements, Design & Access Statements)
  • Specialised additional information e.g. landscape plans, visual impact assessments, ecological surveys, topographical surveys 
  • Collation and submission of planning applications
  • Management of applications through to decisions
  • Attendance at planning committees
  • Post decision management of planning conditions

We Deal With the Following Planning Authorities in the South West:

  • Cornwall Council
  • Plymouth City Council
  • South Hams District Council
  • Teignbridge District Council 
  • West Devon Borough Council 
  • East Devon District Council 
  • Torridge District Council 
  • Mid Devon District Council 
  • North Devon District Council 
  • Exeter City Council
  • Taunton Deane Borough Council 
  • South Somerset District Council 

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