Star Planning and Development

NameStar Planning and Development

The Firm

Star Planning is an established client focused planning consultancy operating throughout England and Wales. The firm has an established reputation for providing commercially aware, straightforward and reliable advice that spans both the planning and development sectors which will be of value to all clients whether within the public or private sectors.

Planning Advice

Star Planning provides advice on a range of planning related matters including all forms of applications, development plan representations, negotiating Planning Obligations and addressing enforcement issues. This advice is provided for a range of projects from small scale residential schemes through to large mixed use projects and includes: +planning application submissions for all types and sizes of development +negotiation of planning permissions, conditions and obligations +all forms of planning appeals +site identification, assessment and development +planning feasibility appraisals +strategies for maximising the planning and economic potential of sites +Development plan representations, including Neighbourhood Plans +greenfield urban extensions +brownfield regeneration projects +planning research for a variety of matters including socio-economic assessments +environmental impact assessment management +community consultation and neighbourhood planning +promotion sites and protection of allocated sites in development plans +presentation of evidence to public inquiries and examinations +enforcement action and appeals +lawful development certificates +resolution of conditions and obligations +advertisement consent +listed building and conservation area consents and appraisals +compulsory compulsory +environmental assessment planning and policy imputs +housing land supply analysis +affordable housing provision +third party objections +discharging conditions

Project Management

The firm specialises in establishing the planning strategy and project managing large and complex planning projects. Working closely with the client, Star Planning manages the consultant team to ensure that the necessary work is undertaken at the opportune time, representations are made to all stages of the development plan process and planning applications are submitted at the optimum time. The project management work also includes coordinating the preparation of Environmental Statements and other documents required to support a proposal.

Star Planning manages the planning promotion and disposal strategies for surplus land assets for companies and rural estates.

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Plan Representation

Local & Strategic Planning: EIP (Examination in Public)

Local & Strategic Planning: Greenbelt

Local & Strategic Planning: Minerals Local Plans

Local & Strategic Planning: Waste Local Plans

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Briefs

Local & Strategic Planning: Local Plans

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Plan Monitoring

Local & Strategic Planning: Statements of Community Involvement

Local & Strategic Planning: Core Strategies

Local & Strategic Planning: Planning Strategies

Local & Strategic Planning: Duty to Cooperate

Local & Strategic Planning: Sustainability Appraisal

Local & Strategic Planning: Sustainability Statements

Conservation: Design Layout

Conservation: Conservation Areas

Conservation: Historic Towns / Sites

Conservation: Listed Buildings

Conservation: Rural Conservation

Conservation: Urban Conservation

Conservation: World Heritage Sites

Legal: Direct Professional Access to the Bar

Legal: Public Inquiries

Legal: Advocacy

Legal: Appeals

Legal: Covenants

Legal: Judicial Review

Legal: Land Tribunals

Countryside & Environment: Environmental Impact Assessments

Countryside & Environment: Environmental Statements

Countryside & Environment: National Parks

Countryside & Environment: Rural Regeneration

Countryside & Environment: Rights of Way

Countryside & Environment: Tree Preservation Orders

Countryside & Environment: Wind Farms

Countryside & Environment: Renewable Energy Sources

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

Countryside & Environment: Coastal Planning

Countryside & Environment: Environmental Trusts

Countryside & Environment: Country Parks

Countryside & Environment: Green Belt

Agriculture: Option Agreements

Agriculture: Planning & Development

Agriculture: Development Viabilities

Agriculture: Development Applications

Agriculture: Agricultural Developments

Agriculture: Barn Conversions

Agriculture: Diversification

Agriculture: Estates

Agriculture: Farms

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

Business: Offices

Design: Design Layout

Design: Masterplanning

Design: Urban Design

Economic Development: Marketing

Economic Development: Viability Assessment

Economic Development: Community Infrastructure Levy - Examination

Economic Development: Development Strategies

Economic Development: Feasibility Studies

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Community and Stakeholder Consultation Events

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Neighbourhood Development Plans

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Public Participation

Health Planning: Cemeteries

Health Planning: Crematoriums

Health Planning: Health Centres

Health Planning: Hospices

Health Planning: Hospital

Health Planning: Nursing Homes

Housing: Affordable Housing

Housing: Appeals

Housing: Applications

Housing: Car Parking

Housing: Housing Needs Studies

Housing: House Extensions

Housing: Objections

Housing: Residential Developments

Housing: Social Housing

Housing: Viability Assessments

Housing: Housing Design Layout

Industrial: Site Design Layout

Industrial: Heavy Industry

Industrial: Light Industry

Industrial: Minerals / Aggregates / Extraction

Industrial: Service Industry

Industrial: Telecommunications

Industrial: Mobile Phone Masts

Industrial: Utilities

Industrial: Waste Disposal

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution: Affordable Housing Viability

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution: Expert Witness

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution: Mediation

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution: Planning Gain

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution: Section 106 Agreements

Research: Viability and Planning Assessments and Inquiries

Research: Feasibility Studies

Research: Land Availabiltiy Studies

Research: Research / Surveys

Research: Site Appraisals

Retail: Advertisements / Canopies / Blinds

Retail: Change of Use

Retail: Out of Town Sites

Retail: Shops

Retail: Supermarkets

Retail: Town Centres

Retail: Site Design Layout

Tourism & Leisure: Sport & Recreational Strategies

Tourism & Leisure: Amusement Centres

Tourism & Leisure: Caravan Parks / Camping Sites

Tourism & Leisure: Golf Courses

Tourism & Leisure: Guest Houses / B&B

Tourism & Leisure: Fast Food / Take Away Outlets

Tourism & Leisure: Health Clubs

Tourism & Leisure: Hotels

Tourism & Leisure: Parks

Tourism & Leisure: Playing Fields

Tourism & Leisure: Public Houses

Tourism & Leisure: Restaurants

Tourism & Leisure: Tourism

Transport: Airports

Transport: Car Parks

Transport: Roads

Transport: Travel Plans

Urban Regeneration: Town & City Centre Revitalisation Schemes

Urban Regeneration: Blight

Urban Regeneration: Brownfield Sites

Urban Regeneration: Compulsory Purchases

Minerals & Waste: Mineral Local Plans

Minerals & Waste: Waste Disposal

Minerals & Waste: Waste Local Plans

Minerals & Waste: Landfill

Local Authority Services: Local Plan Making

Marine: Spatial planning

Marine: Land use

Enforcement: Investigation

Enforcement: Appeals

Enforcement: Remedial Action

Employment: City Centre Tall Buildings

Employment: Distribution and Warehousing

Employment: Offices

Infrastructure: Community Infrastructure Levy - Examination

Infrastructure: Duty to Cooperate

Infrastructure: Schools Planning