David Holmes Planning Ltd

NameDavid Holmes Planning Ltd

A full range of professional planning advice.

David Holmes Planning Ltd provides a full range of professional planning advice to developers, land owners, businesses, private individuals, action groups and local councils throughout England and Wales. Principal specialisms include planning appeals, site appraisals, planning applications, neighbourhood plans, enforcement cases and listed buildings.

Rural Development.

David Holmes has a particular interest in developing rural businesses and has helped projects as diverse as fisheries, stables and small retail enterprises. He is also involved with renewables development, principally small to medium scale wind turbines, working for both promoters and objectors.

Housing Developments.

David Holmes Planning Ltd is currently acting for land owners with small scale holdings seeking to maximise value of their assets consistent with sound planning principles. The practice is also working for local communities and parish councils representing their interests and concerns in the face of large scale proposals.

Over 30 years experience in professional planning practice.

David Holmes MA (Cantab) MRTPI has over 30 years experience in professional planning practice, having worked in local government and private consultancy, both as a partner in a Midlands based planning practice and as a Director (Planning) in a nationally based multi-disciplined company. He can therefore offer,

  • A working knowledge of the planning system from both sides.
  • Excellent links with specialist Counsel for Public Inquiry work.
  • Enviable success rates with both planning applications and appeals.
  • Co-ordination of team work with other professionals.
  • Trouble-shooting difficult planning situations.

For more information.........

........ phone David Holmes on 0797 0547156 or visit our website.

Legal: Direct Professional Access to the Bar

Legal: Public Inquiries

Conservation: Ancient Monuments

Local & Strategic Planning: Local Plans

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Plan Monitoring

Countryside & Environment: Renewable Energy Sources

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

Conservation: Listed Buildings

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

Countryside & Environment: Wind Farms

Housing: Appeals

Housing: Applications

Housing: Boundaries / Curtilage

Housing: Housing Needs Studies

Housing: Objections

Housing: Residential Developments

Industrial: Light Industry

Industrial: Telecommunications

Industrial: Mobile Phone Masts

Industrial: Utilities

Legal: Appeals

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution: Expert Witness

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution: Section 106 Agreements

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Plan Representation

Local & Strategic Planning: EIP (Examination in Public)

Local & Strategic Planning: Greenbelt

Local & Strategic Planning: Sub-regional Planning

Research: Land Availabiltiy Studies

Research: Site Appraisals

Tourism & Leisure: Fast Food / Take Away Outlets

Tourism & Leisure: Public Houses

Urban Regeneration: Brownfield Sites

Urban Regeneration: Compulsory Purchases

Agriculture: Planning & Development

Enforcement: Investigation

Enforcement: Appeals

Enforcement: Remedial Action

Renewable Energy: Wind Power

Renewable Energy: Solar Power

Local & Strategic Planning: Core Strategies

Research: Viability and Planning Assessments and Inquiries

Renewable Energy: Energy Efficiency

Countryside & Environment: Green Belt

Local & Strategic Planning: Area Development Frameworks

Local & Strategic Planning: Planning Strategies

Business: Offices