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Lanpro Services

Limited Company | www.lanproservices.co.uk/

Planning, Architecture, Urban Design and Transport - Head Office
Brettingham House
98 Pottergate

Telephone: 01603 631319
Fax: 01603 628464
Mobile: 07884265690
Contact: Mr Chris Leeming

Other offices in: Colchester, Retford, York

Email: chris@lanproservices.co.uk

Website: www.lanproservices.co.uk/


Planning, Architecture, Urban Design and Transport - Head Office
Brettingham House
98 Pottergate

Telephone: 01603 631319
Fax: 01603 628464
Mobile: 07884265690
Contact: Mr Chris Leeming

Email: chris@lanproservices.co.uk


Planning, Architecture, Urban Design and Transport
2b Parkside Office Village
Knowledge Gateway

Telephone: 01206 656021
Mobile: 07703769633
Contact: Mr Lee Melin

Email: Lee@lanproservices.co.uk


Planning, Archaeology and Heritage
Office 16
Retford Enterprise Centre
Randall Way
DN22 7GR

Telephone: 01777 552001
Mobile: 07464546969
Contact: Mr Paul Gajos

Email: Paul@lanproservices.co.uk


Planning, Archaeology and Heritage
Blake House
18 Blake Street

Telephone: 01904 803800
Mobile: 07392086232
Contact: Mr Mitchell Pollington

Email: Mitchell@lanproservices.co.uk

Mr Ian Douglas BA Hons, Dip TP, MRTPI  [ E-mail ]


Barn Conversions, Development Applications, Development Viabilities, Diversification, Estates, Option Agreements, 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, Archaeology, Characterisation Studies, Conservation Areas, Design Layout, Historic Building Restoration, 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 Management Strategies, Environmental Statements, Green Belt, Gypsy / Traveller Sites, National Parks, Renewable Energy Sources, Rural Regeneration, SSSI (Special Sites of Scientific Interest), Strategic Environmental Appraisals, Tree Preservation Orders, Visual Impact Assessments, Wetlands, Wildlife Centres / Trusts


Architecture, Characterisation Studies, Crime Prevention Design, Design Layout, Implementation, Masterplanning, Tall Buildings, Townscape Impact Analysis, Urban Design

Economic Development

Community Infrastructure Levy - Evidence Studies, Community Infrastructure Levy - Examination, Development Strategies, Economic Research, Feasibility Studies, Funding Advice, Funding Applications, Inward Investment, Marketing, Viability Assessment


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


Appeals, Investigation, Prosecution, Remedial Action

Health Planning

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


Affordable Housing, Appeals, Applications, Boundaries / Curtilage, Car Parking, Code for Sustainable Homes, Eco-Homes Assessments, House Extensions, Housing Design Layout, Housing Needs Studies, Local and Strategic Housing Market Assessments, Objections, Residential Developments, Social Housing, Viability Assessments


Heavy Industry, Light Industry, Minerals / Aggregates / Extraction, Mining, Mobile Phone Masts, Pollution (Air, Water, Noise), Service Industry, Site Design Layout, Telecommunications, Utilities, Waste Disposal

Information Technology

CAD, GIS, Internet, Web & Graphic Design


Community Infrastructure Levy - Evidence Studies, Community Infrastructure Levy - Examination, Health Assessments, Infrastructure Planning for Local Plans, Schools Planning, Transport Assessments


Appeals, 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, Sustainability Appraisal, Sustainability Statements, Transport Plans, Waste Local Plans


Conservation, Energy, Land use, Ports, Spatial planning

Minerals & Waste

Coal Mining, Incineration, Landfill, Mineral Local Plans, Minerals/Aggregates Extraction, Mining, Quarries, Waste Disposal, 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 Orders, Neighbourhood Development Plans, Planning for Real ™, Public Participation, Schools / Community Buildings, Village Design Statements

Renewable Energy

Solar Power, Wind Power


Environmental Impact Assessment, Feasibility Studies, Gypsy and Traveller Accommodation Assessments, 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, Impact Tests, Motorway Service Areas, Out of Town Sites, Retail Impact Studies, Shops, Site Design Layout, Supermarkets, Town Centres

Tourism & Leisure

Amusement Centres, Caravan Parks / Camping Sites, Cinemas, Family Entertainment Centres, Fast Food / Take Away Outlets, Golf Courses, 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, Motorways, Ports, Railways, Rivers / Canals / Waterways, Roads, Traffic Management, Trams, Transport Impact Studies, Transport planning and design, Travel Plans

Urban Regeneration

Blight, Brownfield Sites, Compulsory Purchases, Design , Housing Estate Masterplans, Joint Venture Partnerships, PPP (Public & Private Partnerships), Rural & Village Schemes, Town & City Centre Revitalisation Schemes, Waterfront Sites

Consultancy Profile

Total Staff      22
Total Professional Staff      20
Chartered Town Planners      7
Architects      7
Landscape & Environment Professionals      2
Conservation Professionals      2
Transport Professionals      1
Economic Development Professionals      1
Overseas Offices      No
Turnover      1,600,000.00

Lanpro is an independent multi-disciplinary consultancy that provides specialist advice in the fields of town planning, architecture, urban design, landscape architecture, transport and travel planning, archaeology, heritage, economics and development viability.

We work with our clients to create buildings and communal spaces that are valued and enhance the way people live. Our schemes deliver well integrated new living environments that residents/end users value.

Lanpro is probably the leading expert planning, architecture, archaeology and development consultancy working throughout the East of England with offices in Norwich, Colchester, Retford and York.

The practice has extensive experience in providing consultancy services and the company has gained an envied reputation for delivering outstanding and innovative solutions to complex planning problems. We pride ourselves in delivering a pro-active, results-driven service to our clients across all disciplines.

Our Development Consultancy team provides a dedicated scheme viability and contributions negotiation service that is tailored to meet the specific needs of developer and land owner clients.

Our Architecture and Urban Design team is a RIBA chartered practice that is focused on delivering high quality best value design solutions for our clients.

Our Landscape Design team develops strategies to mitigate the impact of growth on the natural landscape.

Our Archaeology and Heritage team offers clear independent advice on all aspects of development. The aim is to minimise the planning and financial risk for our clients.

Our Transport and Travel team works collaboratively with highways and local authorities to identify sustainable design and travel impact mitigation solutions that are both practical and cost effective for our clients.

All our teams work collaboratively across the company sharing knowledge and best practice to ensure our clients receive the highest quality service and advice. We are able to provide standalone consultancy or a one stop multi-disciplinary offer, whatever suits our clients' needs.