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De Pol Associates Ltd

Limited Company | www.depol.co.uk

Farington House,Stanifield Business Park
Stanifield Lane
PR25 4UA

Telephone: 01772 888 488
Contact: Mr Alexis De Pol

Email: mail@depol.co.uk

Website: www.depol.co.uk


Farington House,Stanifield Business Park
Stanifield Lane
PR25 4UA

Telephone: 01772 888 488
Contact: Mr Alexis De Pol

Email: mail@depol.co.uk

Mr Alexis De Pol BA(Hons) DipTP MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Marco De Pol BSc(Arch) DipAAS DipTP MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Chris Betteridge MPlan(Hons) MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Daniel Matthewman L.L.B (Hons) MSc MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Miss Jennifer Beardsall BA(Hons) MCD MRTPI  [ E-mail ]


Agricultural Developments, Barn Conversions, Development Applications, Diversification, Estates, Farms, Horticulture, 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, Working from Home


Conservation Areas, Listed Buildings

Countryside & Environment

AONB (Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty), Coastal Planning, Gypsy / Traveller Sites, Rights of Way, Rural Regeneration, Tree Preservation Orders


Masterplanning, Urban Design

Economic Development

Funding Applications, Marketing



Health Planning

Cemeteries, Crematoriums, Health Centres, Hospices, Hospital, Nursing Homes


Affordable Housing, Appeals, Applications, Boundaries / Curtilage, Car Parking, House Extensions, Housing Design Layout, Housing Needs Studies, Light Issues, Objections, Residential Developments, Social Housing


Heavy Industry, Light Industry, Minerals / Aggregates / Extraction, Mobile Phone Masts, Oil & Gas, Service Industry, Technological Industry, Telecommunications, Utilities, Waste Disposal


Appeals, Direct Professional Access to the Bar, Judicial Review, Land Tribunals, Public Inquiries

Local & Strategic Planning

Development Briefs, Development Plan Monitoring, Development Plan Representation, EIP (Examination in Public), Greenbelt, Local Plans, Minerals Local Plans, Sub-regional Planning, Transport Plans, Waste Local Plans

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution

Expert Witness, Planning Gain, Section 106 Agreements

Neighbourhood & Community Planning

Community and Stakeholder Consultation Events


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


Advertisements / Canopies / Blinds, Car Boot Sales, Change of Use, Factory Outlet Centres, Markets, Motorway Service Areas, Out of Town Sites, Retail Impact Studies, Shops, Supermarkets, Town Centre Management, Town Centres

Tourism & Leisure

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, Tourism

Urban Regeneration

Brownfield Sites, European Funding

Consultancy Profile

Total Staff      8
Total Professional Staff      7
Chartered Town Planners      5
Economic Development Professionals      1

Countries operated in: Europe

United Kingdom

The Practice

Established in 1985, the practice offers an independent, practical and professional town planning consultancy service to private and public sector clients including developers, house-builders, land-owners, industrialists, solicitors, architects, engineers, estate-agents, local authorities, parish councils and private individuals.

Main Planning Services

Planning advice; development potential reports; local authority negotiations; planning applications; planning appeals; expert witness services at Public Inquiries; Regional Planning Guidance, Structure Plan, Local Plan and Unitary Development Plan representations; enforcement notice advice and appeals; certificates of lawfulness; Section 106 agreements & planning obligations; master planning and site layouts.

Examples of recent projects

Mixed use redevelopment proposals for existing industrial site; brownfield leisure / retail / residential redevelopment scheme; Call-in Inquiry concerning Green Belt re-development site; applications for housing on greenfield sites; development potential appraisals, applications, appeals and development plan representations for major landowners; town centre regeneration scheme; expert evidence at valuation tribunal