Judith Douglas Town Planning Ltd

NameJudith Douglas Town Planning Ltd

Judith Douglas Town Planning Ltd is an independent planning consultancy. It provides a personalised service to guide clients through the complexities of the planning process, to negotiate and find solutions, and to achieve successful outcomes.

Background and Experience

Qualified in 1989 Judith spent the first 12 years of her career in local government at Ribble Valley Borough Council and Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council. She moved into private practice in 2001 joining Janet Dixon Town Planners Ltd in Clitheroe. She established Judith Douglas Town Planning Ltd in 2016 after Janet Dixon’s retirement. Judith has extensive experience of residential and commercial development in urban and rural areas.

Judith is able to draw on her planning experience spanning over 25 years in the public and private sectors. Her local authority employment included Team Leader in Development Control. She has extensive experience in private practice specialising in small and medium-scale urban and rural projects working for a variety of clients – householders, landowners, businesses, farmers, developers, – and as part of project teams working with other property professionals / consultants.

Main Planning Services

Judith Douglas is the sole practitioner at Judith Douglas Town Planning Ltd. She is based in the market town of Clitheroe and provides town planning services throughout the North West of England. She can provide initial advice and appraisals on the potential to receive planning permission for development, planning applications and negotiations with local authorities, written representations appeals, hearings, enforcement appeals, advice on enforcement notices, lawful development/use certificates, minor listed building consent applications and appeals, representations to Local Planning Authorities.

Client base

Clients include residential developers, commercial developers, home owners, end users (eg retailers, care home operators, public house/restaurants) and land owners.

Please contact Judith at judith@jdouglastownplanning.co.uk or phone office - 01200 425051, mobile - 07729 302644 to discuss how she may assist you. Website www.jdouglastownplanning.co.uk

Local & Strategic Planning: Local Plans

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

Conservation: Conservation Areas

Conservation: Historic Building Restoration

Conservation: Listed Buildings

Conservation: Rural Conservation

Conservation: Urban Conservation

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

Countryside & Environment: Rural Regeneration

Health Planning: Health Centres

Health Planning: Hospices

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

Industrial: Light Industry

Industrial: Service Industry

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Plan Representation

Retail: Advertisements / Canopies / Blinds

Retail: Change of Use

Retail: Shops

Tourism & Leisure: Caravan Parks / Camping Sites

Tourism & Leisure: Guest Houses / B&B

Tourism & Leisure: Fast Food / Take Away Outlets

Tourism & Leisure: Hotels

Tourism & Leisure: Parks

Tourism & Leisure: Public Houses

Tourism & Leisure: Restaurants

Tourism & Leisure: Tourism

Transport: Car Parks

Urban Regeneration: Brownfield Sites

Agriculture: Planning & Development

Agriculture: Development Applications

Enforcement: Appeals

Countryside & Environment: Green Belt

Business: Offices