Current Pre-Application Consultations
We undertake consultation on property planning proposals at the pre-application stage. Please follow the link below to the current pre application consultations.
Whether you are a landowner, housebuilder, investor, real estate company, or local authority, we will work closely with you at each stage of the planning process, to guide projects from concept to completion.
Our planning consultants are experienced in negotiating effectively with local authorities across the UK to ensure the best result for your planning aspirations.
We also collaborate with architects, lawyers, transport consultants, ecologists and other technical consultants, to provide you with expert representation throughout the planning process. For further information please download our infographic.
We provide advice on planning proposals from pre-application stage through to decision, with appeals where necessary.
We can help you with all matters relating to residential development - from large developments of several hundred houses, down to smaller, more bespoke developments. We also undertake applications for change of use under the Prior Notification Procedures.
Our planning team represents many local, regional and national home-builders and companies dealing in strategic land. The team also has vast experience of working with landowners, individuals and other organisations wishing to pursue the potential of their land or other property assets for residential development or re-development.
Whether you are a landowner, housebuilder, investor, real estate company or local authority, we will work closely with you at each stage of the planning process, to guide projects from concept to completion. We also work with our Development Team to sell and acquire sites as appropriate.
We understand that residential schemes can sometimes be controversial, so wherever possible, we take a proactive approach and engage with key stakeholders to highlight any issues and seek resolutions for the benefit of our clients.
Our local knowledge of all the regions we serve, ideally positions us to leverage our networking and negotiating skills to ensure we achieve the best outcome for you. For further information please download our service flyer.
To view our wider Planning team please click here.
Development background: In 2014 Vail Williams advised our client on one of the largest land transactions in Crawley involving the purchase of the 10 acre Thales site on Gatwick Road, in the heart of the Manor Royal Business District in Crawley.
- Year: 2014 to 2017
- Type of client: Developer and Landlord
- Sq ft: Bespoke training and operations facility of 160,000 sq ft