Ken Parke Planning Consultants Ltd

NameKen Parke Planning Consultants Ltd
  • Residential development

  • Commercial development and change of use

  • Planning Enforcement matters

  • Planning in Conservation Areas

  • Advising on planning obligations and the preparation of unilateral undertakings

  • Sustainability studies

  • Environmental assessments

  • Land-use Conflict Resolution

  • Development Plan representations

Ken Parke Planning Consultants Ltd was set up in January 2003 and has fast become one of the most prominent planning practices in the area.

With clients varying from property developers, plc’s, land owners, affordable housing providers, lobby and interest groups to private individuals and householders, Ken has strong opinions about good planning practice and development control and is well known for his straight talking, no nonsense approach.

Planning can be a difficult and frustrating business, however, with their methodology and expertise, Ken and his team of chartered town planning consultants aim to make the journey through the planning process as painless as possible whilst achieving the best results for their clients.

The practice has dealt with many appeals including public inquiries, informal hearings and written representations. The firm is familiar with the procedures and individuals within the various Local Authorities including the political processes and pride themselves on their negotiation and problem solving skills.

Legal: Direct Professional Access to the Bar

Legal: Public Inquiries

Conservation: Ancient Monuments

Conservation: Archaeology

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Plan Monitoring

Conservation: Conservation Areas

Conservation: Ecology

Conservation: Historic Building Restoration

Conservation: Historic Towns / Sites

Conservation: Listed Buildings

Conservation: Rural Conservation

Conservation: Urban Conservation

Agriculture: Agricultural Developments

Agriculture: Barn Conversions

Agriculture: Diversification

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

Housing: Housing Design Layout

Design: Urban Design

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Public Participation

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Schools / Community Buildings

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Village/Town Appraisals

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Village Design Statements

Housing: Affordable Housing

Housing: Appeals

Housing: Applications

Housing: House Extensions

Housing: Objections

Housing: Residential Developments

Housing: Social Housing

Industrial: Telecommunications

Legal: Appeals

Legal: Judicial Review

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution: Expert Witness

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution: Section 106 Agreements

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Plan Representation

Research: Feasibility Studies

Research: Site Appraisals

Retail: Advertisements / Canopies / Blinds

Retail: Change of Use

Retail: Shops

Retail: Supermarkets

Tourism & Leisure: Caravan Parks / Camping Sites

Tourism & Leisure: Guest Houses / B&B

Tourism & Leisure: Fast Food / Take Away Outlets

Tourism & Leisure: Hotels

Tourism & Leisure: Public Houses

Tourism & Leisure: Restaurants

Urban Regeneration: Brownfield Sites

Economic Development: Feasibility Studies

Agriculture: Planning & Development

Agriculture: Development Viabilities

Agriculture: Development Applications

Enforcement: Appeals

Business: Flood Risk Assessments

Local & Strategic Planning: Planning Strategies

Business: Offices

Housing: Viability Assessments

Local Authority Services: Contracted Out Services

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Plan - Viability Assessments