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Planning House

Planning House

Planning House is an independent town planning consultancy based in the North East of England, specialising in securing planning consents for a wide range of development projects Nationally. So call us for a no obligation quote for your project.
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Planning House have the experience, skills and services to enable clients achieve their development aspirations. We take a pragmatic and personal approach for every project and each client receives a tailored planning service to meet their needs.

Planning House is commercially minded, ensuring that we help clients get the best value out of their land or property whilst providing clear and realistic advice at affordable prices.

We have been awarded Smarter Planning Champion status by the Planning Portal. This confirms our commitment to follow best-practice guidelines for the submission of planning applications, saving time, money and carbon for clients and helping local authorities to process applications as quickly and efficiently as possible.

Planning House is a team of Charter Town Planning Consultants who are members of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI), fully trained and professionally qualified. All members of the RTPI are bound by a Code of Professional Conduct setting out required standards of practice and ethics. The Institute requires planning professionals to meet and maintain high standards of competence and conduct themselves in a way that inspires trust and confidence in the profession.

Planning House offers a comprehensive range of professional town planning services at affordable prices. We have a straightforward approach with client’s needs at the core of the service. Planning House are proud to provide a professional, friendly & prompt service to all clients. 

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Meet the Team:

Chris Pipe, Founder/Director

Chris has a wealth of experience in the Town Planning industry and as former Head of Planning for a Council, working as UK Planning & Land Director for a large PLC and by launching Planning House in 2016 she knows her way through the planning system from a unique perspective, which is why the label ‘Gamekeeper turned Poacher’ has never been more appropriate.

Helen Heward, Associate

Helen has a passion for people and places, which makes her an ideal town planner. With over 12 years in public sector across planning policy, development management and enforcement she has the experience and knowledge to provide clients with an insightful perspective.

Passionate about supporting other women in the industry, Helen is Chair of the North East branch of Women in Planning.

Contact us for a free initial consultation.

Tel : 07944844882   Email : [email protected] 


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