The historic environment can impose significant constraints on development plans. Identifying any potential constraints early on can minimise delays and unforeseen costs, and help promote responsible, sustainable development.


When pre-application advice is required

Appropriate pre-application advice can be vital to the successful delivery of your planning application. Our team of accredited consultants are able to highlight how possible constraints can inform designs that satisfy planners and can advise on how to tackle issues which are identified. We always take a pragmatic and proportionate approach.

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Pre-application advice



Documentary research

Stakeholder engagement

Technical support

Abby Bryant

How can we help?

Contact Abby Bryant, Consultancy Director