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Emac Planning LLP – Town Planning Consultancy

Limited Liability Partnership | www.emacplanning.co.uk

Ballinard House
3 Davidson Street
Broughty Ferry

Telephone: 01382 738822
Mobile: 07841 658360
Contact: Emelda Maclean

Email: emelda@emacplanning.co.uk

Website: www.emacplanning.co.uk


Ballinard House
3 Davidson Street
Broughty Ferry

Telephone: 01382 738822
Mobile: 07841 658360
Contact: Emelda Maclean

Email: emelda@emacplanning.co.uk

Emelda Maclean Bsc (Hons) Dip DBE MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Emelda Maclean has over 18 years experience practising as a chartered town planner in both the public and private sector.

Emelda graduated from Dundee University in 1990 with a Bsc(Hons) in Town and Regional Planning and gained a Post Graduate Diploma in Design in the Built Environment from The Cheltenham and Gloucester College of Higher Education in 1994.

From 1990 to 1999 Emelda worked at Warwick District Council both within the Development Control and Policy sections of the Council, before becoming a Principal Planning Assistant with Fife Council in 2000.

In 2001 Emelda joined Montgomery Forgan Associates where she became a Partner in the Practice. She subsequently founded Emac Planning in 2007.

Emelda Maclean provides specialist town planning advice on a wide range of range of planning and environmental matters for clients throughout the UK. Emelda has specific experience in the preparation of planning applications, appeals and enforcement, the preparation of environmental assessments, masterplans and development briefs and policy analysis. She has appeared as an expert witness on a number of occasions.

Ewan Maclean Bsc (Hons) MRTPI  [ E-mail ]


Planning & Development


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


Ancient Monuments, Conservation Areas, Design Layout, Historic Towns / Sites, Listed Buildings, Rural Conservation, Urban Conservation

Countryside & Environment

Environmental Impact Assessments, Environmental Statements, Green Belt, Rural Regeneration, Tree Preservation Orders, Wind Farms


Crime Prevention Design, Design Layout, Masterplanning, Urban Design


Distribution and Warehousing, Offices


Appeals, Investigation, Remedial Action


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, Mining, Mobile Phone Masts, Site Design Layout, Telecommunications


Appeals, Public Inquiries

Local & Strategic Planning

Development Plan Monitoring, Development Plan Representation, EIP (Examination in Public), Greenbelt, Local Plans, Minerals Local Plans, Planning Strategies, Transport Plans

Minerals & Waste

Mineral Local Plans, Minerals/Aggregates Extraction, Quarries

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution

Expert Witness, Mediation, Planning Gain, Section 75 Agreements

Neighbourhood & Community Planning

Community and Stakeholder Consultation Events, Public Participation, Schools / Community Buildings, Village Design Statements, Village/Town Appraisals


Land Availabiltiy Studies, Research / Surveys, Viability and Planning Assessments and Inquiries


Advertisements / Canopies / Blinds, Car Boot Sales, Change of Use, Factory Outlet Centres, Markets, Out of Town Sites, Shops, Site Design Layout, Supermarkets

Tourism & Leisure

Amusement Centres, Caravan Parks / Camping Sites, Fast Food / Take Away Outlets, Golf Courses, Guest Houses / B&B, Hotels, Parks, Playing Fields, Public Houses, Restaurants, Sport & Recreational Strategies, Tourism

Consultancy Profile

Total Staff      2
Total Professional Staff      2
Chartered Town Planners      2

Countries operated in: Europe

Ireland, United Kingdom

Emac Planning provides professional planning advice on a wide range of planning, development and environmental issues to both the public and private sector.

The practice provides advice and services on the following planning matters: • Planning Applications; • Advertisement Applications; • Enforcement; • Appeals, Inquiries and Hearings; • Objections and representations on Local Plans and Structure Plans; • Expert Witness; • Development and Planning Appraisals; • Planning Agreements and Obligations; • Environmental Assessment; • Development Briefs and Masterplanning; • Community Consultation; • Planning Research.

The practice has experience in the following areas:

Housing; Employment; Tourism; Recreation; Rural Development; Minerals; Telecommunications; Renewable Energy and Wind Farms; Conservation Areas and Listed Buildings and Urban Design.