Independent Planning Consultants London & South England

Supporting Developers, Independent land owners and businesses.

We work in partnership with architects, property owners, developers, and private investors to provide expert advice and strategy to realise your 


vision for development through the complete planning process.


ET Planning offers a personalised and bespoke service, tailored to your needs to help guide you through the complex planning system.

We can support you with strategic planning advice, site appraisals, planning applications, planning appeals and, when you’re in trouble, resolve enforcement disputes.

We negotiate with Local Planning Authorities on your behalf as your planning agent and find solutions that result in successful outcomes.

Our friendly and approachable team includes fully qualified chartered planners with a combined professional experience of over 75 years; who have previously worked for Local Planning Authorities,  as well as various Private Consultancies.

How ET Planning Supports Clients in London & South England


Reasons to Choose ET Planning as Your Independant Town Planning Consultants

When you work with ET Planning, you talk to trusted, reliable experts


Reasons to Choose ET Planning as Your Independant Town Planning Consultants

We offer Diverse Specialist & Technical Knowledge


Reasons to Choose ET Planning as Your Independant Town Planning Consultants

Not just consultants, but problem solvers and solution finders


Reasons to Choose ET Planning as Your Independant Town Planning Consultants

We provide robust & defensible advocacy on your behalf

How ET Planning Can Help.

Planning Advice by ET Town Planning Conusltants

Site Appraisal Services

Prior to making the commitment to prepare and submit a planning application we recommend our Planning Appraisal service. These Appraisals are designed to support experienced developers to homeowners with no prior experience. If you have applied for planning permission and received a refusal notice, we can undertake a review of the Council’s justification for its refusal reasons.

Planning Applications With ET Planning Consultants

Planning Applications

Preparation and co-ordination of the submission of planning applications and we can negotiate on your behalf  with the Local Planning Authority. ET Planning has comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the planning policies, and we can support you through the full process for developments of all scales.  This service also encompasses Certificate of Lawfulness & Prior Approval submissions if suitable to your development proposal.

Town Planning Conusltants helping with Community Infrastructure Levy CIL Services

Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)

We have extensive knowledge and experience in submitting Regulation 114 CIL Appeals to challenge the chargeable amounts in Liability Notices, as well as successfully decreasing Demand Notice Surcharges at Regulation 117 Appeals. We provide strategic support and advice on how to mitigate excessive charges or provide advice to minimise the amount of CIL you pay.

Twon Planning Consultants Helping With Land Promotion

Land Promotion

We support and advise house builders, developers, institutions, and private individuals through the complex land promotion process, providing strategic advice of the plan making system. We can create an Estate Development Strategy, to deliver a series of smaller developments over a short timeframe to help release cash profits out of the land asset , this enables the funding of the land promotion program.

ET Town Planning Consultants helping with Planning Appeals Services

Planning Appeals

We have the specialist knowledge and expertise to make a strong and robust appeal against refusals of planning permission or unreasonable conditions. We also provide specialist services for Enforcement Appeals and challenges to CIL Liability Notices. ET Planning can support you through the appeal process and provide viable advice on the options available to you.

Town Planning Consultants helping with Viability Assessment Services

Viability Assessment

An affordable housing viability assessment is an appraisal of the costs, values and profitability anticipated with delivering a proposed development. We can carry out cost effective initial high level viability appraisals, at design concept or pre-planning stage to assess the optimum amount and type of development which should be proposed to result in more profit in your pocket.

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ET Planning – London & South Team predominately cover the following regions:

  • Great London
  • Surrey
  • Kent
  • East Sussex
  • West Sussex


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