General advice on all aspects of the planning system including planning applications, appeals, strategic land promotion, discharge of conditions, CIL and s106 obligations, Permitted Development, Local Development Orders, and assessment of potential development opportunities.
Planning Appraisal and Assessment of Development Potential
Our highly professional team of planners determine the extent to which planning permission is achievable on a given project. Potential areas of concern that may affect successful development plans are raised, providing transparent advice and recommendations at every stage.
Strategic Site Search and Settlement Surveys
The identification of suitable land and property for future development or a particular Use.
Strategic Land Promotion
Advice in relation to large and complex strategic land opportunities including submission of representations to the emerging plan process, preparation of written statements and attendance at examination hearings.
The process of gaining planning permission is complex. The wealth of experience that we have at CL Planning will support you through the stages of pre-application negotiation, application process and development implementation.
Design and Masterplanning
From the initial analysis of site constraints and opportunities, to the preparation of masterplans, illustrative site layouts and 3-D visualisations, CL Planning has the knowledge and expertise to prepare well considered, creative and commercially viable development schemes.
Liaison with key stakeholders and local politicians, near neighbour meetings, attendance and coordination of tailored public exhibitions and preparation of statements of community involvement.
Project Management and Coordination
CL Planning has the resources to draw together and lead a highly skilled team of professionals from all disciplines crucial to the planning process. We have a great deal of experience of coordinating the activities of many organisations enabling us to tailor our services to meet your needs.
We are well placed to review the prospects of challenging the decisions of local planning authorities at appeal, using our wide ranging experience from public inquiries, informal hearings and written representations.
Preparation of draft heads of terms and negotiation of planning obligations to optimise the prospects of securing planning permission.
Environmental Impact (EIA) and Habitats Regs (HRA) Assessment
EIA screening and scoping opinions including preparation and coordination of Environmental Statements. HRA screening and guidance around appropriate assessment.
Chapman Lily Planning Ltd are town planning consultants providing advice and expertise in all aspects of the planning system.
We can assist clients obtaining planning permission and maximising the potential of development projects large and small across the south of England from our offices located near Poole, Dorset.
Why not call or email Chapman Lily Planning Ltd now for a FREE no obligation consultation with a planning consultant and find out how we can help you with your planning application, planning appeal, or search for land for future development?
Brett Spiller – BTP BA (Hons) MRTPI MCIWM
Matt Holmes – BA (Hons) MA MRTPI
Giles Moir BA (Hons) MTP MRTPI
Chapman Lily Planning are pleased to have secured outline planning permission at appeal for the construction of a block of 30 flats on a site in Bournemouth town centre. The site had previously contained a vacant office block and already had permission for the construction of a smaller block of apartments but the Council had Read more about Appeal Success for 30 apartments in Bournemouth[…]
Chapman Lily has been appointed by Fortitudo Limited to assist with the re-development of the former Poole Pottery site. Brett Spiller commented: ‘This is a very exciting project, which will see a mixed-use scheme revitalise this part of Old Orchard and provide a more welcoming environment for visitors to Poole Quay. As a first step, Read more about Proposals for the redevelopment of the former Poole Pottery unveiled[…]
Chapman Lily Planning is delighted to have helped Hendy Group secure planning permission for a new car dealership fronting on to the A31 in St Leonard’s in Dorset. The site is situated within the Green Belt, where development of this nature would not normally be permitted, but in this case the established haulage yard provided Read more about Planning permission secured for new car dealership[…]
East Dorset District Council have introduced charges for their pre-application advice service. The Council’s charging schedule is based on the scale of the proposal and whether a meeting is requested or just a written response from the Council. For more information on the Council’s pre-application charges please contact Chapman Lily Planning.
Forthcoming changes to Permitted Development Rights will allow agricultural buildings to be converted into 5 residential homes
On the 6th April 2018 permitted development rights will change meaning that it will be possible to create up to 5 residential properties through the conversion of agricultural buildings – currently conversions are limited to the creation of 3 properties. The changes to permitted development rights will allow for up to 3 larger homes within Read more about Forthcoming changes to Permitted Development Rights will allow agricultural buildings to be converted into 5 residential homes[…]
The Government have today begun a consultation on what is being described as ‘a major overhaul to the National Planning Policy Framework’. The aim of the overhaul is to enable more homes to be built (allegedly) more quickly. Rather ominously the Government have highlighted that Council’s and development will be required to work with community Read more about Government announce revisions to the NPPF[…]
Chapman Lily Planning is pleased to have assisted AJC retail solutions in the delivery of innovative modular catering facilities at two schools in Wakefield. For more information on this project and to find out if Chapman Lily Planning can help with your development proposal please contact us.
Chapman Lily Planning are pleased to have won planning permission at appeal for a scheme to replace one house with two in one of East Dorset’s ‘Special Character Areas’. The application proposed the replacement of a large, twentieth century bungalow with two new chalet bungalow style homes. The Council’s had refused the application citing that Read more about Appeal Success in East Dorset Special Character Area[…]
Chapman Lily Planning is pleased to have worked collaboratively with ARC Architects to secure planning permission by way of outline and reserved matters applications for the redevelopment of a redundant pub in Havant with 31 flats and associated parking and cycle storage. If you are interested in bringing forward sites for development, please contact Chapman Read more about Planning permission secured for redevelopment of redundant pub in Havant[…]
Taunton Deane Borough Council, Bristol City Council and East Hampshire are all undertaking a call for sites. If you wish to promote land or property in any of the three Council areas for future development, whether it be for housing, retail or employment please contact Chapman Lily Planning for more details.