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Business Location Services Ltd

Limited Company | www.bls.co.uk

1 Riverside House
Heron Way

Telephone: 01872 222777
Fax: 01872 222700
Contact: Mr Russell Dodge

Email: info@bls.co.uk

Website: www.bls.co.uk


1 Riverside House
Heron Way

Telephone: 01872 222777
Fax: 01872 222700
Contact: Mr Russell Dodge

Email: info@bls.co.uk

Mr Russell Dodge  [ E-mail ]


Agricultural Developments, Barn Conversions, DEFRA - Consultancy Advice, Diversification


Business and Science Parks, Car Parking / Access, Change of Use, Enforcement, Extensions / Alterations of Premises, Lawful Development Certificates, New Premises


Ancient Monuments, Archaeology, Conservation Areas, Ecology, Historic Building Restoration, Historic Towns / Sites, Listed Buildings, Rural Conservation, Urban Conservation, World Heritage Sites

Countryside & Environment

AONB (Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty), Ecological Surveys, Environmental Audits, Environmental Impact Assessments, Environmental Statements, Renewable Energy Sources, Rights of Way, Rural Regeneration, SSSI (Special Sites of Scientific Interest), Strategic Environmental Appraisals, Visual Impact Assessments, Wetlands, Wind Farms


Masterplanning, Urban Design

Economic Development

Inward Investment, Marketing


Affordable Housing, Appeals, Applications, Boundaries / Curtilage, Residential Developments, Social Housing


Heavy Industry, Light Industry, Minerals / Aggregates / Extraction, Mining, Mobile Phone Masts, Oil & Gas, Pollution (Air, Water, Noise), Service Industry, Technological Industry, Telecommunications, Utilities, Waste Disposal


Appeals, Judicial Review, Public Inquiries

Local & Strategic Planning

Development Briefs

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution

Expert Witness, Mediation, Planning Gain, Section 106 Agreements


Feasibility Studies, Land Availabiltiy Studies, Research / Surveys, Site Appraisals


Change of Use, Factory Outlet Centres, Out of Town Sites, Retail Impact Studies

Tourism & Leisure

Caravan Parks / Camping Sites, Fast Food / Take Away Outlets, Marinas, Playing Fields, Theme Parks, Tourism


Airports, Ports, Traffic Management

Urban Regeneration

Brownfield Sites, Compulsory Purchases, European Funding, PPP (Public & Private Partnerships)

Consultancy Profile

Total Staff      15
Total Professional Staff      10
Chartered Town Planners      2
Architects      1
Chartered Surveyors      1
Chartered & Professional Engineers      1
Management Professionals      6
Turnover      500000
Year Project Value      200
Legal Firms      Yes

Countries operated in: Europe

United Kingdom


Business Location Services Ltd (BLS) was formed in 1987 and seeks to provide a multi-disciplinary approach to Town Planning, Urban Regeneration, Grant Funding, Economic Development and Property Consultancy. BLS has a fully experienced qualified multi-disciplinary team with specialist town planning, financial and business planning, grant funding, professional property and project management.

The BLS strategy is to provide an integrated approach to regeneration and development projects from inception through to completion.

Core Activities

BLS core activities include: -

Urban Regeneration
Development Planning and Economic Development
Business Planning and Viability Appraisals
Grant Funding Strategies
Building Design and Project Management
Environmental Planning and Assessment
Technology and Research and Development
Property Consultancy providing: - Full Agency Services
Valuation Services
Market Assessments
Site/Appraisals/Development Briefs

BLS has a fully experienced and qualified multi-disciplinary team with specialist skills in the following: -

Planning and Environmental Assessment
Urban and Rural Regeneration Projects
Industrial Development and Inward Investment
Property Development and Development Appraisals
Business Planning and Project Funding Strategies
Grant Funding Strategies including all UK and EC schemes
Renewable Energy Projects
Building Design and Project Management
Project Partnerships and Structures