Heritage and Conservation

TheTownPlanner will provide expert planning and conservation advice to all involved in the planning process for all sizes and types of development relating to listed buildings and other heritage assets, conservation areas and protected trees, including extensions, demolition, new buildings, conversions, and changes of use proposals. 

The following services are provided:

Owners/Applicants/Developers/Architects and other Professionals:

  • Advice regarding the need for permissions/consents
  • Advice regarding the application process – how it works and what to do
  • Submission of pre-application queries
  • Advice, support and preparation of supporting documentation 
  • Submission and management of all types of applications 
  • Representation at all planning meetings, including committee and site visits
  • Preparing submissions for discharge of conditions
  • Submissions of amendments to consents


  • Help preparing letters commenting, supporting or objecting to applications or  conservation area designations/boundary changes
  • Attendance on your behalf at planning meetings, including committee and site visits
Whatever your planning needs, big or small, TheTownPlanner is here to help.   If there are any other planning related services you need that are not mentioned above, just ask!