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Rob Huntley Planning Consultancy

Sole Practitioner | 

2 Fielding Gardens
RG45 7QW

Telephone: 01344 762652
Mobile: 07974 361203
Contact: Mr Rob Huntley BSc DipTP MRTPI

Email: rob.huntley@talk21.com


2 Fielding Gardens
RG45 7QW

Telephone: 01344 762652
Mobile: 07974 361203
Contact: Mr Rob Huntley BSc DipTP MRTPI

Email: rob.huntley@talk21.com

Mr Rob Huntley BSc DipTP MRTPI BSc DipTP MRTPI  [ E-mail ]


Development Applications, Planning & Development


Business and Science Parks, Change of Use, Enforcement, Lawful Development Certificates, Offices

Countryside & Environment

Environmental Management Strategies, Green Belt, National Parks, Rural Regeneration


Distribution and Warehousing, Offices


Appeals, Investigation, Remedial Action


Affordable Housing, Appeals, Applications, Residential Developments, Social Housing


Heavy Industry, Light Industry, Service Industry, Technological Industry, Utilities, Waste Disposal


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

Local & Strategic Planning

Core Strategies, Development Briefs, Development Plan Representation, EIP (Examination in Public), Greenbelt, Local Plans, Planning Strategies

Local Authority Services

Contracted Out Services, Development Management

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution

Expert Witness, Mediation, Planning Gain, Section 106 Agreements

Neighbourhood & Community Planning

Community and Stakeholder Consultation Events, Public Participation


Environmental Impact Assessment, Site Appraisals


Change of Use, Out of Town Sites, Shops, Supermarkets, Town Centres

Tourism & Leisure

Fast Food / Take Away Outlets, Golf Courses, Health Clubs, Hotels, Playing Fields, Theme Parks

Urban Regeneration

Brownfield Sites, Compulsory Purchases

Consultancy Profile

Total Staff      2
Total Professional Staff      1
Chartered Town Planners      1

Rob Huntley

has over 30 years experience in Town and Country Planning in England, including in senior positions with Local Planning Authorities and as a Director of 2 well known planning consultancies. Since 2005 he has operated as an independent consultant based in Berkshire, covering principally southeast England and London.

Rob’s sphere of practice includes acting for major national housebuilders, commercial developers, individual landowners and others. His particular strengths lie in the co-ordination of multi-disciplinary teams to promote large scale development projects; the interpretation and application of planning law, including in relation to matters of enforcement and the lawfulness of development; and appearing as an expert witness at public inquiries.

The principal areas of Rob’s expertise and capability are:

Leading and co-ordinating multi-disciplinary teams in the promotion of large scale mixed use development projects;

The preparation and co-ordination of Environmental Statements for major projects;

Negotiating and advising on the content of complex planning obligations (Section 106 Agreements);

Advice on planning and related areas of law, including lawful development certificates, enforcement matters and compulsory purchase orders;

Planning appeals, by written representations, hearing or public inquiry;

Preparation of Development Briefs for major development;

Representations on Development Plans;

Strategic and tactical advice on the formulation and presentation of development proposals;

Instructing Counsel and appearing as expert witness at public inquiries and in court.

Examples of significant recent projects where RHPC has provided planning consultancy services include:-

Residential developments for Taylor Wimpey in west London (Grand Union Village), north London (Muswell Hill) and Wokingham;

Retail development at Havant, Hampshire (Solent Retail Park of over 10,000 sqm); Eastleigh, Portsmouth and Brighton;

Residential development of about 100 homes in Burgess Hill West Sussex (for Putney Investments)

Major industrial, commercial and distribution developments in south Hampshire and Berkshire;

Nationwide planning consultancy for Delta Force, the largest Paintball games operator in the UK