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
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.
The Government has announced that they intend to publish draft revisions to the NPPF for consultation before Easter, with the aim of publishing a revised Framework in the summer. The proposed changes will update the NPPF to reflect the Government’s proposals for planning reform set out in the housing White Paper, the consultation ‘Planning for Read more about Government to consult on revisions to the NPPF and the use of pre-commencement conditions[…]
Havant Borough Council are continuing with their review of their Local Plan and are undertaking a consultation on the draft version of the Local Plan. The consultation runs until the 16th February 2018. The consultation sets out the Council’s proposed sites for meeting the identified housing need of 9,260 new homes for the period 2016 Read more about Havant Local Plan consultation[…]
Today, 29th January, Purbeck District Council has commenced its third consultation on the options for the review of its Local Plan. Purbeck District Council is inviting residents and businesses to have their say on sites for new homes in the District as part of the Purbeck Local Plan Review. The Council will also be asking Read more about Purbeck Local Plan consultation[…]
Permission and a full award of costs against the Council secured on appeal for 32 dwellings in Cambridgeshire
Chapman Lily Planning are pleased to have secured both planning permission and a full award of costs, following an appeal, in the clients favour for 32 dwellings in Manea, Cambridgeshire. The main issue before the Inspector was whether the site would be a suitable location for housing and whether any adverse effects would outweigh the Read more about Permission and a full award of costs against the Council secured on appeal for 32 dwellings in Cambridgeshire[…]
Chapman Lily Planning are delighted to have secured planning permission at appeal for the redevelopment of a site in Poole to provide six apartments. The site in question is a corner plot presently in use for car sales, and the Council had refused permission on the basis of the size and prominence of the proposed Read more about Permission secured at appeal for six apartments in Poole[…]