Practice details

Established in 1994, this practice offers a range of planning services in the south-east for both the public and private sectors (including developers, businesses, householders and third parties such as residents' groups). The company has built an excellent reputation for providing sound and honest advice and offering a first class, cost-effective professional service.

Main Planning Services

Planning applications, Site Promotion, Listed Building Consents, Conservation Area Consents, Advertisement Consents, site appraisals, development plan representations, Written Representation appeals, attendance at Hearings, acting as lead consultant, enforcement and Lawful Development Certificates. See Bloomfields website for more details.

Examples of recent projects

These range in scale and include:

  • Commercial and residential development in Green Belt.
  • Residential and commercial conversions of buildings.
  • Residential developments ranging from single plots to 100+ houses throughout the south-east.
  • Office developments.
  • Major refurbishment of Educational Facility.
  • Complex Lawful Development Certificate applications and appeals.
  • Strategic Land Promotion.
  • Re-development of airport.
  • Advising on permitted development rights.
  • Prior notification applications.
  • Resolving enforcement matters.

Contact Details

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Plan Representation

Local & Strategic Planning: Greenbelt

Local & Strategic Planning: Sub-regional Planning

Local & Strategic Planning: Transport Plans

Local & Strategic Planning: Waste Local Plans

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Briefs

Local & Strategic Planning: Local Plans

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Plan Monitoring

Local & Strategic Planning: Statements of Community Involvement

Local & Strategic Planning: Core Strategies

Local & Strategic Planning: Area Development Frameworks

Local & Strategic Planning: Planning Strategies

Local & Strategic Planning: Sustainability Appraisal

Local & Strategic Planning: Sustainability Statements

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Plan - Viability Assessments

Conservation: Design Layout

Conservation: Conservation Areas

Conservation: Ecology

Conservation: Listed Buildings

Conservation: Rural Conservation

Legal: Appeals

Legal: Covenants

Legal: Direct Professional Access to the Bar

Legal: Public Inquiries

Countryside & Environment: Coastal Planning

Countryside & Environment: Renewable Energy Sources

Countryside & Environment: AONB (Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty)

Countryside & Environment: Environmental Impact Assessments

Countryside & Environment: National Parks

Countryside & Environment: Rural Regeneration

Countryside & Environment: SSSI (Special Sites of Scientific Interest)

Countryside & Environment: Wind Farms

Countryside & Environment: Green Belt

Countryside & Environment: Country Parks

Agriculture: Option Agreements

Agriculture: Planning & Development

Agriculture: Development Viabilities

Agriculture: Development Applications

Agriculture: DEFRA - Consultancy Advice

Agriculture: Agricultural Developments

Agriculture: Barn Conversions

Agriculture: Diversification

Agriculture: Estates

Agriculture: Farms

Agriculture: Horticulture

Agriculture: Liveries

Agriculture: Small Holdings

Business: Advertisements / Canopies / Blinds

Business: Business and Science Parks

Business: Change of Use

Business: Car Parking / Access

Business: Enforcement

Business: Extensions / Alterations of Premises

Business: Lawful Development Certificates

Business: New Premises

Business: Working from Home

Business: Offices

Design: Design Layout

Design: Architecture

Design: Masterplanning

Design: Urban Design

Economic Development: Marketing

Economic Development: Viability Assessment

Economic Development: Development Strategies

Economic Development: Economic Research

Economic Development: Feasibility Studies

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Community and Stakeholder Consultation Events

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Planning for Real & Trade

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Public Participation

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Schools / Community Buildings

Health Planning: Nursing Homes

Housing: Affordable Housing

Housing: Appeals

Housing: Applications

Housing: Boundaries / Curtilage

Housing: Car Parking

Housing: House Extensions

Housing: Residential Developments

Housing: Social Housing

Housing: Housing Design Layout

Housing: Viability Assessments

Housing: Local and Strategic Housing Market Assessments

Industrial: Site Design Layout

Industrial: Heavy Industry

Industrial: Light Industry

Industrial: Minerals / Aggregates / Extraction

Industrial: Telecommunications

Industrial: Mobile Phone Masts

Industrial: Technological Industry

Industrial: Utilities

Industrial: Waste Disposal

Information Technology: CAD

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution: Expert Witness

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution: Section 106 Agreements

Research: Feasibility Studies

Research: Land Availabiltiy Studies

Research: Research / Surveys

Research: Site Appraisals

Research: Housing Needs Assessments

Research: Empty Homes Surveys

Research: Viability and Planning Assessments and Inquiries

Retail: Site Design Layout

Retail: Advertisements / Canopies / Blinds

Retail: Change of Use

Retail: Out of Town Sites

Retail: Shops

Tourism & Leisure: Caravan Parks / Camping Sites

Tourism & Leisure: Golf Courses

Tourism & Leisure: Guest Houses / B&B

Tourism & Leisure: Fast Food / Take Away Outlets

Tourism & Leisure: Hotels

Tourism & Leisure: Marinas

Tourism & Leisure: Playing Fields

Tourism & Leisure: Public Houses

Tourism & Leisure: Restaurants

Tourism & Leisure: Stadiums

Tourism & Leisure: Tourism

Tourism & Leisure: Sport & Recreational Strategies

Transport: Airports

Transport: Car Parks

Transport: Ports

Urban Regeneration: Brownfield Sites

Urban Regeneration: Compulsory Purchases

Urban Regeneration: Design

Urban Regeneration: Rural & Village Schemes

Urban Regeneration: Housing Estate Masterplans

Minerals & Waste: Waste Recycling

Marine: Spatial planning

Marine: Land use

Marine: Ports

Enforcement: Investigation

Enforcement: Appeals

Enforcement: Remedial Action

Renewable Energy: Wind Power

Renewable Energy: Solar Power

Renewable Energy: Biomass

Renewable Energy: Anaerobic Digestion

Employment: Distribution and Warehousing

Employment: Offices

Infrastructure: Schools Planning