The planning system in the UK is continuously under review and new planning appeal and court decisions mean the interpretation of policy constantly evolves. Consequently, sound advice is vital in light of regular changes to both national and local planning policy, and there are intricacies and complexities to be taken into consideration.
General planning advice, planning applications, listed building consent, planning appeals, enforcement, certificates of lawful use & development
Promoting the allocation of land and influencing policy to deal with constraints through the statutory Local Plan process
Development appraisals to identify opportunities, and realise potential through permitted development rights and legislation
Drafting and influencing local and national policy, neighbourhood and local development orders, Community Infrastructure Levy
Spatial and illustrative planning, development potential, planning policy framework, design brief and structure land use
Neighbourhood planning, community consultation, exhibitions, workshops, pre-application discussions
Listed buildings, conservation areas, heritage impact assessments, statements of significance
Private individuals, commercial businesses, land owners, estates, farmers, trusts, architects, developers, investors, community groups, public sector
Directions Planning Consultancy is an independent town planning consultancy based in Yorkshire; providing intelligent and friendly advice tailored to meet your needs.Our Story
Directions Planning Consultancy works closely with other professionals and organisations and offers a one-stop solution in order to help you achieve your objectives through project management and collaborative working.
Having access to such a network means we can direct you to the most appropriate advice to ensure that from start to finish you are well advised of what options are open to you and the implications of those options.