Our team of Chartered Town Planners work on a diverse range of projects throughout the UK.
The team collaborate with a wide range of professionals both internally and externally to produce the best outcome for our clients.
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.
Our proactive approach to land promotion maximises the chances of our clients’ land being allocated in the Development Plan. We have experience of promoting sites for a variety of development proposals across a number of local planning authority areas.
This equips us to offer well-grounded and informed advice to our clients with regards to formulating a strategy to promote their land through the Development Plan process.
Once a strategy has been agreed, we then build a sound planning case to justify the allocation of sites, submit written representations to the local planning authority and respond to the ‘Call for Sites’.
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
‘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
‘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
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.
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.
Countrywide Land Network Director