What We Do

Town Planning
Planning Permission for Showroom

Town & Country Planning

Ridge has completed the acquisition of Hunter Page Planning Ltd (HPP), a leading and well respected planning consultancy established in 1993, to complement Ridge’s property and construction services. HPP’s high level of professionalism was recognised through being shortlisted and making the finals for the RTPI Awards for Planning Excellence and The Planning Awards on multiple occasions.  The former Directors of HPP are now Partners in Ridge and will continue to manage the team.

Ridge are therefore now able to offer the services of a highly specialist planning team, which has over 25 years of experience, providing a personalised service to a diverse range of clients including individuals, companies and public organisations throughout the UK and Ireland.

The planning team are able to assist clients in achieving their development aspirations by influencing planning policy, unlocking development potential and securing planning permission. The team has been involved in a diverse range of planning projects across many sectors of the industry, including residential, retail, strategic and commercial planning.   Our approach has evolved through experience in development schemes throughout the UK, providing us with an insight into complex planning situations, understanding our clients’ needs and having effective communication and negotiation skills.

Our core planning services include:

  • Strategic planning advice to deliver permission
  • Planning applications including preparation, negotiation and management of the planning application process
  • Planning appeals including expert witness at planning Inquiries
  • Site appraisals
  • Pre-application advice
  • Design and Access statements
  • Public consultation
  • Discharge of planning conditions
  • Feasibility
  • 5 Year Housing Land Supply reports

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