Highbury Planning Consultants Ltd

NameHighbury Planning Consultants Ltd

Highbury Planning Consultants (HPC) is a progressive consultancy offering a range of both technical and management professional planning and development services to public and private sector clients, providing a very competitive, flexible and responsive service. We can provide multi-disciplinary solutions through a network of planning professionals and urban design, environmental, sustainability, energy, transport, economic and delivery specialists.

We work for local planning authorities, development agencies, public sector bodies and private sector companies, who are looking for exemplar planning and development solutions.

HPC's ethos is wholly client focussed, whilst remaining delivery orientated, high quality, innovative, sound and robust. We build on existing best practice to formulative innovative solutions that deliver real outcomes for our clients. HPC prides itself on effective communication with clients at the highest level and stakeholders including, where relevant, the general public and local councillors.

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* Provision of advice and undertaking of the preparation of major and/or complex planning applications leading to obtaining successful consent in a timely manner. In particular, the securing of major infrastructure planning consents, including setting up, directing and managing of teams. HPC look to apply significant past experience on the Channel Tunnel, High Speed 1 and other major consents projects to obtain planning consent

Undertaking all planning aspects of sustainable plan making – the preparation of masterplans, Local Development Frameworks (Core Strategies, AAPs and SPDs) and Regeneration Frameworks for all planning geographies – sub regions, local authority areas, specific areas and town centres

Undertaking planning projects/studies for public sector bodies (including Government departments, local authorities, national agencies, RPBs and RDAs, UDCs, URCs, NDCs and groups of public bodies)

Leading and managing complex, multi-disciplinary projects or teams (including bidding and brief preparation) for development projects and studies for public and private sector clients. This includes ‘interim management’ roles.

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Briefs

Local & Strategic Planning: Local Plans

Business: Business and Science Parks

Design: Masterplanning

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Public Participation

Housing: Applications

Housing: Housing Needs Studies

Housing: Residential Developments

Local & Strategic Planning: Community Plans

Local & Strategic Planning: Greenbelt

Local & Strategic Planning: Sub-regional Planning

Research: Feasibility Studies

Research: Land Availabiltiy Studies

Transport: Ports

Transport: Railways

Urban Regeneration: Brownfield Sites

Economic Development: Development Strategies

Economic Development: Feasibility Studies

Agriculture: Planning & Development

Local & Strategic Planning: Statements of Community Involvement

Local & Strategic Planning: Core Strategies

Research: Local and Strategic Housing Market Assessments

Research: Housing Needs Assessments

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Community and Stakeholder Consultation Events

Countryside & Environment: Green Belt

Overseas: Overseas Planning and Development

Local & Strategic Planning: Area Development Frameworks

Local & Strategic Planning: Planning Strategies

Urban Regeneration: Waterfront Sites

Urban Regeneration: Town & City Centre Revitalisation Schemes

Local Authority Services: Development Management

Local Authority Services: Local Plan Making