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Resolve Planning & Development

Sole Practitioner & Associated Consultants | www.resolveplanning.com

Innovation Factory (2.18)
Forthriver Business Park
Springfield Road
BT12 7DG

Telephone: 028 9590 2816
Mobile: 07887356529
Contact: Mr Damien McLoughlin

Email: damien@resolveplanning.com

Website: www.resolveplanning.com


Innovation Factory (2.18)
Forthriver Business Park
Springfield Road
BT12 7DG

Telephone: 028 9590 2816
Mobile: 07887356529
Contact: Mr Damien McLoughlin

Email: damien@resolveplanning.com

Mr Damien McLoughlin BSc (Hons), Dip TP  [ E-mail ]


Development Viabilities, Planning & Development


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


Conservation Areas, Design Layout, Historic Towns / Sites, Listed Buildings

Countryside & Environment

AONB (Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty), Environmental Impact Assessments, Renewable Energy Sources, Strategic Environmental Appraisals, Tree Preservation Orders, Visual Impact Assessments, Wind Farms


Design Layout, Implementation, Urban Design

Economic Development

Development Strategies, Feasibility Studies, Viability Assessment


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


Appeals, Investigation, Remedial Action

Health Planning

Health Centres, Hospital, Nursing Homes


Affordable Housing, Appeals, Applications, Boundaries / Curtilage, Car Parking, Eco-Homes Assessments, 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, Mobile Phone Masts, Site Design Layout, Telecommunications

Information Technology



Schools Planning, Transport Assessments


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

Local & Strategic Planning

Area Development Frameworks, Development Briefs, Development Plan - Viability Assessments, Development Plan Monitoring, Development Plan Representation, EIP (Examination in Public), Local Plans, Statements of Community Involvement, Sustainability Statements

Minerals & Waste

Incineration, Landfill, Quarries, Waste Disposal, Waste Minimisation, Waste Recycling

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution

Expert Witness, Planning Gain, Section 106 Agreements

Neighbourhood & Community Planning

Community and Stakeholder Consultation Events, Public Participation


Other Planning Systems

Renewable Energy

Anaerobic Digestion, Biomass, Energy Efficiency, Geothermal, Hydro Power, Solar Power, Tidal Power, Wind Power


Environmental Impact Assessment, Housing Needs Assessments, Land Availabiltiy Studies, Site Appraisals, Viability and Planning Assessments and Inquiries


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

Tourism & Leisure

Caravan Parks / Camping Sites, Golf Courses, Health Clubs, Hotels, Public Houses, Tourism


Airports, Cycle Ways

Urban Regeneration

Brownfield Sites, Design , Housing Estate Masterplans, PPP (Public & Private Partnerships), Town & City Centre Revitalisation Schemes, Waterfront Sites

Consultancy Profile

Total Staff      2
Total Professional Staff      2
Chartered Town Planners      2

Resolve Planning and Development is a full-service Belfast-based planning consultancy specialising in all aspects of the planning process. It is owned and managed by Damien McLoughlin, a chartered town-planning consultant with over 10 years experience of planning in both Northern Ireland and the wider regions.

Our Services include: -Residential -Retail -Renewable Energy -Commercial -Leisure -Environmental & Retail Impact Assessments -Landscape & Visual Impact Assessment -Feasibility Studies -Planning Applications -Planning Appeals

We have particular experience in handling large scale planning applications and appeals, and are committed to resolving our clients planning needs efficiently and effectively. Our aim is to provide a quality service in everything we do while maintaining a high level of professional integrity.

We are committed to working closely with our clients to achieve their development aspirations, while guiding applications and appeals through the often complex planning system. If you are planning a development or wish to discuss any aspect of the planning process, please get in touch.