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Limited Company | www.indigoplanning.com

87 Chancery Lane

Telephone: 020 7269 6300
Fax: 020 7269 6301
Mobile: 07985 485500
Contact: Mr Nick Belsten

Other offices in: Dublin , Leeds, Manchester

Email: info@indigoplanning.com

Website: www.indigoplanning.com


87 Chancery Lane

Telephone: 020 7269 6300
Fax: 020 7269 6301
Mobile: 07985 485500
Contact: Mr Nick Belsten

Email: info@indigoplanning.com


Swan Court
11 Worple Road
SW19 4JS

Telephone: 020 8605 9400
Fax: 020 8605 9401
Mobile: 07860 479619
Contact: Mr Simon Neate

Email: info@indigoplanning.com


Toronto Square

Telephone: 0113 380 0270
Fax: 0113 380 0271
Mobile: 07917 773671
Contact: Mr David Smith

Email: info@indigoplanning.com


Lowry House
17 Marble Street
M2 3AW

Telephone: 0161 836 6910
Fax: 0161 836 6911
Mobile: 07709 461786
Contact: Mr Doug Hann

Email: info@indigoplanning.com


50 Upper Mount Street

Telephone: 00 353 1662 5803
Fax: 00 353 1676 6374
Mobile: 07469 157286
Contact: Mr Guy Maxfield

Email: info@indigoplanning.com

Mr Simon Neate BA (Hons) MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Philip Villars BA (Hons) MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Mathew Mainwaring BA (Hons) MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Sean McGrath BA (Hons) MSc MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Nick Belsten MRICS  [ E-mail ]

Mr Andrew Pepler BSc (Hons) MSc MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Doug Hann BA (Hons) MTPL MSc MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Ms Helen Greenhalgh BA (Hons) DipTP MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Guy Maxfield BBS MRUP MRICS MRTPI MIPI  [ E-mail ]

Ms Tania Tindale BA (Hons) DipTP MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Aaron Peate BA (Hons) DipTP MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Ms Caroline Wilberforce BA (Hons) MSc MA MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Greg Dowden BA (Hons) Dip TP MA LLB MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Andrew Astin BA (Hons) DipTP MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Nick Fillingham Dip URP MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Ms Sarah Wozencroft MPlan (Hons) MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Stephen Rose BA (Hons) MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Ms Alison Osborne BSc (Hons) DipTP MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Ben Frodsham MTCP MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Ms Eilish Smeaton BA (Hons) MSc Dip Bus MRTPI AIEMA  [ E-mail ]

Ms Hannah Naish BA (Hons) MA MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Ms Helen McManus BA (Hons) MSc MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Peter Dowling BA (Hons) MSc  [ E-mail ]

Ms Nicola Sewell BA(Hons) DipBTP MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Andrew Johnston BSc (Hons) MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr Daniel Jackson Bsc (Hons) PGCE MPlan MRTPI  [ E-mail ]


Agricultural Developments, Barn Conversions, Development Applications, Development Viabilities, Estates, Farms, 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


Ancient Monuments, Conservation Areas, Historic Towns / Sites, Listed Buildings, Rural Conservation, Townscape Impact Analysis, Urban Conservation, World Heritage Sites

Countryside & Environment

AONB (Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty), Coastal Planning, Country Parks, Countryside Access Strategies, Environmental Audits, Environmental Impact Assessments, Environmental Statements, Environmental Trusts, Green Belt, Gypsy / Traveller Sites, National Parks, Renewable Energy Sources, Rights of Way, Rural Regeneration, SSSI (Special Sites of Scientific Interest), Strategic Environmental Appraisals, Tree Preservation Orders, Visual Impact Assessments, Wildlife Centres / Trusts, Wind Farms


Masterplanning, Urban Design

Economic Development

Community Infrastructure Levy - Evidence Studies, Development Strategies, Economic Research, Feasibility Studies, Inward Investment


City Centre Tall Buildings, Distribution and Warehousing, Impact Tests, Offices


Appeals, Investigation, Remedial Action

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, Objections, Residential Developments, Social Housing, Viability Assessments


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

Information Technology

Web & Graphic Design


Community Infrastructure Levy - Examination, Health Assessments


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

Local & Strategic Planning

Area Development Frameworks, Community Plans, Core Strategies, Development Briefs, Development Plan - Viability Assessments, Development Plan Monitoring, Development Plan Representation, EIP (Examination in Public), Greenbelt, Local Plans, Minerals Local Plans, Planning Strategies, Statements of Community Involvement, Sub-regional Planning, Transport Plans, Waste Local Plans

Local Authority Services

Contracted Out Services


Land use, Ports, Spatial planning

Minerals & Waste

Landfill, Mineral Local Plans, Minerals/Aggregates Extraction, Mining, Quarries, Waste Local Plans, Waste Minimisation, Waste Recycling

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution

Affordable Housing Viability, Expert Witness, Mediation, Planning Gain, Section 106 Agreements

Neighbourhood & Community Planning

Community and Stakeholder Consultation Events, Neighbourhood Development Plans, Planning for Real ™, Public Participation, Schools / Community Buildings, Village Design Statements, Village/Town Appraisals

Renewable Energy

Biomass, BREEAM, Energy Efficiency, Solar Power, Wind Power


Environmental Impact Assessment, Feasibility Studies, Housing Needs Assessments, Land Availabiltiy Studies, Local and Strategic Housing Market Assessments, Research / Surveys, Site Appraisals, Viability and Planning Assessments and Inquiries


Advertisements / Canopies / Blinds, Change of Use, Factory Outlet Centres, Markets, Motorway Service Areas, Out of Town Sites, Retail Impact Studies, Shops, Supermarkets, 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, Restaurants, Sport & Recreational Strategies, Stadiums, Swimming Baths, Theme Parks, Tourism


Airports, Buses / Coach Stations, Car Parks, Cycle Ways, Ports, Railways, Rivers / Canals / Waterways, Roads, Underground (Tube) Systems

Urban Regeneration

Brownfield Sites, Compulsory Purchases, European Funding, Joint Venture Partnerships, PPP (Public & Private Partnerships), Rural & Village Schemes, Town & City Centre Revitalisation Schemes, Waterfront Sites

Consultancy Profile

Total Staff      86
Total Professional Staff      66
Chartered Town Planners      63
Architects      1
Chartered Surveyors      1
Landscape & Environment Professionals      1

Countries operated in: Europe

Ireland, United Kingdom

Indigo Planning is one of the UK's largest independent consultancies in planning, development and regeneration.

With close to 90 employees across four UK offices, we advise major developers and landowners (both private and public) in all sectors.

We provide informed and up-to-date advice, good local knowledge and an imaginative style of problem solving. Integrity is a key part of our approach: we will always give straightforward, honest advice. We pride ourselves on high quality work, delivered on time and to budget.

We were named RTPI Planning Consultancy of the Year 2015.