Sirius Planning

NameSirius Planning


Whatever the scale or nature of your project, Sirius Planning has the capability to provide all-inclusive development planning services to all business and industry sectors.

Our integrated approach ensures we deliver on all development projects for commercial and residential property, energy, minerals and waste management, leisure, retail, utilities, mixed use schemes and many others.

Offering a personal and professional approach, we provide services within the UK and overseas to a diverse range of clients, from small private landowners to large national corporations, public and private sectors. We also work closely with local authorities and government organisations.


Highly experienced in planning, development and design, our qualified team of professionals have developed a consulting approach which naturally views each project from a client prospective. Our exemplary track record and proactive approach gives you the peace of mind that your proposals will progress at optimum pace.

Our chartered town planners, surveyors, landscape architects, designers and environmental specialists offer a truly turn-key solution. We can provide complete project delivery and management services, including:

  • Planning application preparation and submission "“ full and outline, discharge of conditions, reserve matters
  • Environmental impact assessment (EIA) "“ coordination & project management
  • Screening and scoping assessments
  • Conceptual site design including 3D imagery and animated fly-throughs
  • Strategic site identification, selection and option appraisals


  • Community and stakeholder engagement, including:
    • Community liaison
    • Public exhibitions
    • Public meetings
    • Planning appeals and expert witness for public inquiries
  • Local development plan reviews and representations
  • Planning policy appraisal, reviews and advice
  • Statutory and regulatory liaison
  • Regulatory compliance support
  • Feasibility studies and financial appraisals

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The Sirius Group

The Sirius Group is a multi-disciplinary group of companies, employing over 230+ staff, operating from 6 UK offices. We offer a wide range of services to the built environment, from planning, design and geotechnical consultancy, our experience extends through the delivery of demolition, remediation and civil engineering services. Our planners, engineers, surveyors and engineers work with a wide range of sectors across the UK and Europe.

Legal: Public Inquiries

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Briefs

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

Conservation: Urban Conservation

Agriculture: Barn Conversions

Agriculture: Diversification

Agriculture: Estates

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: Environmental Impact Assessments

Countryside & Environment: Strategic Environmental Appraisals

Countryside & Environment: Environmental Audits

Countryside & Environment: Environmental Statements

Countryside & Environment: National Parks

Countryside & Environment: Rural Regeneration

Countryside & Environment: Visual Impact Assessments

Countryside & Environment: Wind Farms

Countryside & Environment: Wildlife Centres / Trusts

Housing: Housing Design Layout

Design: Masterplanning

Design: Urban Design

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Public Participation

Housing: Affordable Housing

Housing: House Extensions

Housing: Residential Developments

Industrial: Heavy Industry

Industrial: Light Industry

Industrial: Minerals / Aggregates / Extraction

Industrial: Mining

Industrial: Nuclear

Industrial: Oil & Gas

Industrial: Pollution (Air, Water, Noise)

Industrial: Service Industry

Industrial: Telecommunications

Industrial: Mobile Phone Masts

Industrial: Technological Industry

Industrial: Utilities

Industrial: Waste Disposal

Legal: Appeals

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Plan Representation

Local & Strategic Planning: Greenbelt

Local & Strategic Planning: Minerals Local Plans

Local & Strategic Planning: Waste Local Plans

Research: Land Availabiltiy Studies

Research: Site Appraisals

Tourism & Leisure: Caravan Parks / Camping Sites

Tourism & Leisure: Parks

Urban Regeneration: Brownfield Sites

Minerals & Waste: Mineral Local Plans

Minerals & Waste: Waste Disposal

Minerals & Waste: Minerals/Aggregates Extraction

Minerals & Waste: Quarries

Minerals & Waste: Waste Local Plans

Minerals & Waste: Mining

Minerals & Waste: Coal Mining

Minerals & Waste: Waste Recycling

Minerals & Waste: Waste Minimisation

Minerals & Waste: Oil & Gas Exploration

Minerals & Waste: Incineration

Minerals & Waste: Landfill

Countryside & Environment: Countryside Access Strategies

Countryside & Environment: Country Parks

Tourism & Leisure: Sport & Recreational Strategies

Economic Development: Development Strategies

Agriculture: Option Agreements

Agriculture: Planning & Development

Agriculture: Development Viabilities

Agriculture: Development Applications

Housing: Eco-Homes Assessments

Enforcement: Appeals

Renewable Energy: Wind Power

Renewable Energy: Solar Power

Renewable Energy: Biomass

Local & Strategic Planning: Statements of Community Involvement

Local & Strategic Planning: Core Strategies

Housing: Flood Risk Assessements

Business: Flood Risk Assessments

Research: Local and Strategic Housing Market Assessments

Research: Viability and Planning Assessments and Inquiries

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Community and Stakeholder Consultation Events

Conservation: Design Layout

Renewable Energy: Energy Efficiency

Countryside & Environment: Green Belt

Design: Architecture

Industrial: Site Design Layout

Information Technology: CAD

Overseas: Overseas Planning and Development

Local & Strategic Planning: Planning Strategies

Urban Regeneration: Town & City Centre Revitalisation Schemes

Design: Design Layout

Renewable Energy: Anaerobic Digestion

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Neighbourhood Development Plans

Conservation: Townscape Impact Analysis

Design: Characterisation Studies

Economic Development: Viability Assessment

Research: Environmental Impact Assessment

Local & Strategic Planning: Sustainability Appraisal

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Plan - Viability Assessments

Urban Regeneration: Rural & Village Schemes

Urban Regeneration: Housing Estate Masterplans