• Chapman Lily Planning
  • Unit 5 Designer House, Sandford Lane,
    Wareham, BH20 4DY
  • 01929 55 38 18
  • contact@clplanning.co.uk
  • WELCOME TO CHAPMAN LILY PLANNING LTD

    Chapman Lily Planning Ltd are town planning consultants
    providing advice and expertise in all aspects of the planning system.

  • WELCOME TO CHAPMAN LILY PLANNING LTD

    Chapman Lily Planning Ltd are town planning consultants
    providing advice and expertise in all aspects of the planning system.

About

Providing advice and expertise in all aspects of the planning system

Chapman Lily Planning Ltd are town planning consultants providing advice and expertise in all aspects of the planning system. We can assist clients obtaining planning permission and maximising the potential of development projects large and small across the south of England from our offices located near Poole, Dorset. Why not call or email Chapman Lily Planning Ltd now for a FREE no obligation consultation with a planning consultant and find out how we can help you with your planning application, planning appeal, or search for land for future development?

Our Services

01

PLANNING ADVICE

General advice on all aspects of the planning system including planning applications, appeals, strategic land promotion, discharge of conditions, CIL and s106 obligations, Permitted Development, Local Development Orders, and assessment of potential development opportunities.

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PLANNING APPRAISAL AND ASSESSMENT OF DEVELOPMENT POTENTIAL

Our highly professional team of planners determine the extent to which planning permission is achievable on a given project. Potential areas of concern that may affect successful development plans are raised, providing transparent advice and recommendations at every stage.

03

STRATEGIC SITE SEARCH AND SETTLEMENT SURVEYS

The identification of suitable land and property for future development or particular use.

04

STRATEGIC LAND PROMOTION

Advice in relation to large and complex strategic land opportunities including submission of representations to the emerging plan process, preparation of written statements and attendance at examination hearings.

05

PLANNING APPLICATIONS

The process of gaining planning permission is complex. The wealth of experience that we have at CL Planning will support you through the stages of pre-application negotiation, application process and development implementation.

06

DESIGN AND MASTERPLANNING

From the initial analysis of site constraints and opportunities to the preparation of masterplans, illustrative site layouts, and 3-D visualisations, CL Planning has the knowledge and expertise to prepare well-considered, creative and commercially viable development schemes.

07

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

Liaison with key stakeholders and local politicians, near-neighbor meetings, attendance and coordination of tailored public exhibitions and preparation of statements of community involvement.

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PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND COORDINATION

CL Planning has the resources to draw together and lead a highly-skilled team of professionals from all disciplines crucial to the planning process. We have a great deal of experience in coordinating the activities of many organisations enabling us to tailor our services to meet your needs.

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APPEALS

We are well placed to review the prospects of challenging the decisions of local planning authorities at appeal, using our wide-ranging experience from public inquiries, informal hearings, and written representations.

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S106 NEGOTIATION

Preparation of draft heads of terms and negotiation of planning obligations to optimise the prospects of securing planning permission.

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ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT (EIA) AND HABITATS REGS (HRA) ASSESSMENT

EIA screening and scoping opinions including preparation and coordination of Environmental Statements. HRA screening and guidance around appropriate assessment.

Executive Team

Brett Spiller

Brett Spiller

BTP BA (HONS) MRTPI MCIWM

Director

Brett is a Chartered Town Planner with over 20 years experience and former regional Chairman of the Royal Town Planning Institute. He has worked within the public, consultancy and corporate sectors, including: Borough of Poole Council, Purbeck District Council & New Earth Solutions Group Ltd

Giles Moir

Giles Moir

BA (HONS) MTP MRTPI

Director

Giles is a chartered Town Planner with over 15 years experience. He has significant experience having been Enforcement Team Leader, Development Control Manger and then Development Manager for Christchurch and East Dorset Councils.

Steve Tapscott

Steve Tapscott

BA (Hons) MA MRTPI

Associate Director

Steve is a chartered Town Planner with 15 years’ experience in the public and private sector. He specialises in major development projects, as well as strategic planning, covering both rural and urban environments.

Lizzie Loudoun

Lizzie Loudoun

FCCA

Office Manager

Lizzie is a fully qualified Chartered Certified  Accountant with over 15 years experience.  Her role consists of managing finance, business development , supporting the directors and ensuring that the office runs efficiently.

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Latest News

23rd June 2021

Havant local plan progress

Chapman Lily Planning has been tracking the progress of the Havant Local Plan, which is currently at examination. The inspectors have published their matters, issues and questions, which set the scene for the likely topics of discussion at the virtual hearings set to start on 12th July. Commenting on the announcement, Steve Tapscott, Associate Director […]

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21st June 2021

Emerging Purbeck Local Plan is in the brink of being abandoned

The fragmented Dorset Heathlands are an important part of Purbecks tapestry of rich habitats across Purbeck, hosting a wide variety of protected species.  Suitable Alternative Natural Greenspace [“SANGs”] is a key tool in mitigating potential recreational pressures on the Heaths arising from new housing.  SANGs are often delivered as an integral part of larger developments, […]

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10th June 2021

Two experienced Senior Planners join CLP

We are delighted to share the news of two exciting appointments in recent months to the Chapman Lily Planning team. Clare Spiller joined us in our Dorset office in March whilst Andy England joined the team in May, to head up a satellite office in Cornwall. Clare joins us with over 20 years public sector […]

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26th May 2021

Government launches ‘First Homes’ housing tenure

Planning Practice Guidance now has a new section all about First Homes. This is a specific kind of discounted market sale housing that falls within the definition of an affordable home and as the name suggests, is for first-time buyers. First Homes must be discounted by a minimum of 30% against the market value and […]

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