Planning

The Harris Lamb Planning Consultancy has a wide range of skills and competencies to guide and support clients through the often complex and time consuming planning process.

Our experience gained from a vast portfolio of projects allows our dedicated team of planners to quickly analyse planning projects and form a strategy to realise clients’ objectives.

In addition to providing an extensive range of planning services, Harris lamb also owns reputable garden centre planning specialists Malcolm Scott Consultants, a specialised consultancy offering more than three decades’ experience in planning and overseeing garden centres across the world. 

Our team can provide advice on a range of planning and environmental issues including:

  • Development and scheme appraisals
  • Preparation, submission and negotiation of planning applications
  • Formulation of planning strategies
  • Expert evidence at inquiries and planning appeals
  • Promotion of sites through development plans
  • Participation in public examinations
  • Conservation area sites and listed buildings
  • Planning briefs and supplementary planning documents

We deal with all forms of land use, including housing, employment, retail, leisure, sport, health care waste and energy.