Development management

We have unrivalled experience of development management in a local government environment, including the unique relationships between applicants, developers, Councillors and the local community.

Our planning development management service provides:

  • Full development management service – dealing with pre-application enquiries and all types of planning applications and related developments (receipt through to recommendation)
  • A bespoke pre-application and use of planning performance agreements, service to meet specific client needs
  • Performance management – monitoring and management of all cases against defined key performance indicators (KPIs)
  • Service diagnostics – ongoing service improvement and resource evaluation
  • Validation and registration of planning and related applications – completing all relevant notification and publicity requirements
  • A full planning enforcement service – form investigation to making recommendations on breaches of planning control, serving notices and attendance at court.
  • Commercial understanding – to help make informed decisions
  • A full appeals service – from administration to producing statements of case  and attendance as expert witness at hearings and public inquiries.