planning applications

Planning Applications

Astill Planning Consultants offer a professional and comprehensive service that is tailored to the specific requirements of our clients’ projects.

We manage applications throughout the full planning process and advise on the best strategy to pursue to maximise the chances of gaining approval.

Our experience of working in a variety of sectors means that we are well-equipped to successfully deliver the desired results on a diverse range of projects. The services we offer include:

  • Initial planning appraisals of sites
  • Engaging in pre-application discussions with the local planning authority
  • Consulting with local communities at public exhibition events
  • Preparing the relevant drawings and planning documentation to accompany your application
  • Commissioning and co-ordinating the production of specialist surveys and reports
  • Negotiation of Planning Obligations and drafting Heads of Terms
  • Representation at Planning Committee
  • Discharging conditions and submission of reserved matters applications
  • Providing advice on enforcement issues.
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Success stories

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Below are just a couple of our favourite projects.

What our clients say

‘I’ve always found the service provided first class’

We have used Astill for a number of years and I’ve always found the service provided first class. The feedback and advice given by the team is always clear and precise. This has enabled us to make a number of positive business decisions to grow our company. We have been able to recommend Astill to many of our clients and they too have always been impressed with the standard of work provided.

Rob Chambers, Director
Chambers Group

‘The team are quick to respond’

We have used Astill for a number of years now for all of our planning requirements. The team are quick to respond and have never let us down with any of our planning applications.

Tim Price, Director
Goliath Developments

‘Lumbers owe a great deal of gratitude to Astill’

Lumbers were delighted when Astill Planning helped with planning advice for our relocation to the High Street. Having difficulties with the Conservation Officer, Astill Planning professionally and diligently took on the Council and ensured that common sense prevailed. Lumbers owe a great deal of gratitude to Astill Planning as the alternatives were not worth consideration.

Dominic Gomersall, Managing Director

‘A successful outcome’

Astill’s planning expertise and professional service have proved invaluable when submitting planning applications for various projects and obtaining a successful outcome.

Trevor Burns, Managing Director
Welland Vale Nurseries

‘Very professional’

Astill carried out an in depth assessment of a large planning application for Rothley Parish Council. After consultation with our planning committee they submitted our objections to the LPA. Following further consultation, the application was refused by unanimous vote. We found the service provided very professional and carried out in a short time scale.

Percy Hartshorn
Rothley Parish Council

‘We are pleased to have Astill Planning as part of our team’

The world of logistics is changing fast and we need to adapt very quickly to customer demands. We are pleased to have Astill Planning as part of our team, enabling us to us to respond as fast as possible in this world of dynamic and constant change. To date we have presented them with several interesting challenges which have been dealt with quickly and successfully.

Trevor Ellis, Chairman
C S Ellis Ltd

‘Providing local market intelligence’

Over the past few years, Ryan Astill has been integral to the success of the Countrywide Land Network providing local market intelligence and commercially driven planning advice. Such was Ryan’s influence, we regularly introduced him to our partners across the Country where he continues to be an outstanding asset.
Charles McLean
Countrywide Land Network Director

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