A ‘Call for Sites’ consultation has just been launched by Maldon District Council and will run until the 21st May 2021. This is a great opportunity for landowners, groups of individuals, developers and agents to submit sites to Maldon District Council for potential allocation … Continued

At Plainview Planning we specialise in securing consents for sites outside of settlement boundaries. What is a settlement boundary? It is normally a line drawn around a settlement in the Proposals Map of a Local Plan. The Local Plan generally … Continued

Stroud District is an interesting area to work in and we have been providing planning consultancy services on residential, commercial and householder development projects for over 12 years.  Undoubtedly a beautiful area, in planning terms it has unique challenges; over … Continued


The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) has released a new dataset showing which local planning authorities are succeeding or (in most cases!) failing to provide enough plots for self build and custom build homes. This is important … Continued

planning secured for contemporary dwelling

The project scope was to provide a high spec contemporary family dwelling on the East Coast of Great Yarmouth. The project sought the replacement of an existing home which had unfortunately fallen into a poor state of repair. Application heading … Continued

Upward extension and barn conversion uttlesford

Our strategic planning approach has enabled our client to secure permission for a stunning barn conversion and upwards extension, providing 4 bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms, kitchen, living space and a home office and playroom. Planning for a barn conversion with … Continued

The Plainview Planning team have been working on a development project within the Charnwood Borough Council to help realise the true potential of a site. The land presently includes a single dwelling set within spacious grounds which is adjacent to, … Continued

Plainview Planning is excited to announce the submission of a planning application for 63 residential units in Whitfield, Dover. Following our previous successful planning appeal for a residential development on the proposal site in Whitfield, this planning application seeks to … Continued

We have recently worked with a leading supplier of temporary kitchens to advise on the planning strategy for a roll out of dark kitchens, also known as “cloud”, “ghost”, “virtual” or “remote” kitchens.  These professional kitchens produce restaurant quality food … Continued

A ‘Call for Sites’ consultation has just been launched by Uttlesford District Council and will run until 5pm on Wednesday 21st April 2021. This is a great opportunity for landowners, groups of individuals, developers and agents to submit sites to … Continued