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34b York Way
Telephone: 07534 138851
34b York Way
Telephone: 07534 138851
Chris is a Chartered Town Planner with a substantial level of knowledge and experience across a range of sectors from both public and private sector.
He has worked in the public sector, and for the last 14 years in the private sector, at Atkins (Cambridge) and Capita Symonds (London) where he led the Planning team. He set up arc planning in 2011 and runs the practice as a sole practitioner providing advice, support and specialist town planning skills to a range of projects.
Agricultural Developments, Barn Conversions, Development Applications, Estates, Farms, Liveries, Planning & Development, Small Holdings
Advertisements / Canopies / Blinds, Business and Science Parks, Car Parking / Access, Change of Use, Enforcement, Extensions / Alterations of Premises, Lawful Development Certificates, New Premises, Offices
Conservation Areas, Design Layout, Historic Building Restoration, Historic Towns / Sites, Listed Buildings, Rural Conservation, Urban Conservation
AONB (Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty), Country Parks, Environmental Impact Assessments, Environmental Statements, Green Belt, National Parks, Renewable Energy Sources, Rural Regeneration, Tree Preservation Orders, Wetlands, Wildlife Centres / Trusts
Design Layout, Masterplanning, Urban Design
Development Strategies, Feasibility Studies
City Centre Tall Buildings, Distribution and Warehousing, Offices
Appeals, Remedial Action
Cemeteries, Crematoriums, Health Centres, Hospices, Hospital, Nursing Homes
Affordable Housing, Appeals, Applications, Boundaries / Curtilage, Car Parking, House Extensions, Housing Design Layout, Objections, Residential Developments, Social Housing
Heavy Industry, Light Industry, Service Industry, Technological Industry, Telecommunications, Utilities, Waste Disposal
Advocacy, Appeals, Direct Professional Access to the Bar, Public Inquiries
Area Development Frameworks, Community Plans, Core Strategies, Development Briefs, Development Plan Monitoring, Development Plan Representation, EIP (Examination in Public), Greenbelt, Planning Strategies, Statements of Community Involvement, Sustainability Statements
Contracted Out Services, Development Management
Expert Witness, Planning Gain, Section 106 Agreements
Community and Stakeholder Consultation Events, Neighbourhood Development Plans, Public Participation, Registration of Community Assets under Localism Act, Schools / Community Buildings, Village Design Statements, Village/Town Appraisals
Anaerobic Digestion, Solar Power, Wind Power
Environmental Impact Assessment, Feasibility Studies, Land Availabiltiy Studies, Research / Surveys, Site Appraisals, Viability and Planning Assessments and Inquiries
Advertisements / Canopies / Blinds, Car Boot Sales, Change of Use, Factory Outlet Centres, Markets, Motorway Service Areas, Shops, Supermarkets, Town Centres
Amusement Centres, Caravan Parks / Camping Sites, Cinemas, Family Entertainment Centres, Fast Food / Take Away Outlets, Golf Courses, Guest Houses / B&B, Health Clubs, Hotels, Marinas, Parks, Playing Fields, Public Houses, Rambling, Restaurants, Stadiums, Swimming Baths, Theme Parks, Tourism, Wildlife Centres / Zoos
Buses / Coach Stations, Car Parks, Railways, Rivers / Canals / Waterways
Brownfield Sites, Housing Estate Masterplans, Waterfront Sites
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A planning consultancy based in central London, established by Chris Bean BA (Hons) MRTPI MAUD, a qualified town planner and urban designer.
With over 25 years experience in both public and private sectors, Chris provides a leading town planning and development service to a range of clients principally within London and the South East.
Chris offers clients a specialist, individual service and is committed to providing a pro-active approach to achieving success regardless of the issues and obstacles.
Development feasibility, site appraisal & planning strategy
Preparation of planning applications for all forms of development / change of use,
Listed Building consent
Certificates of Lawfulness
Development Plan Representation - The promotion of sites through the planning process from initial allocations to project delivery
Planning appeals including written representation, hearing or inquiry
Advice on Section 106 negotiations & CIL
Environmental Screening and coordination
Urban Design advice
Some recent projects include;
Copley Close, Ealing - Estate regeneration of over 700 houses (recently awarded best conceptual project, London Planning Awards 2014)
Golf Links Estate, Ealing - Residential redevelopment of 50 houses
Nishkam School West London - Temporary school premises, sequential test in relation to permanent school site in Hounslow.
Crossrail - on going support to Contractors for additional permissions and consents for worksites in RB Greenwich and LB Newham
Hammersmith and Fulham - Certificate of Lawfulness for office premises and application for residential development
St Mary's Island, Chatham - Environmental Screening for residential development on behalf of Countryside Properties
Hertfordshire - Feasibility studies for potential redevelopment opportunities for a client portfolio of real estate assets
Residential Developments - Securing permission for smaller residential developments in London and Hertfordshire including development in the green belt, and rural building conversions
Chris has previously worked on a number of major multi-disciplinary projects including the London Olympics, major masterplanning and infrastructure projects.