Planning

AXIS PROVIDES A FULL RANGE OF TOWN PLANNING SERVICES, from securing consents to undertaking research and preparing strategies. The company has successfully led the planning process for development projects throughout the UK, with a focus on major infrastructure schemes.

Professional services include:

  • planning applications and supporting information within England, Scotland and Wales;
  • advice on a range of consenting regimes e.g. Development Consent Orders for NSIPs, Marine Consents and the Electricity Act;
  • advice on the need for Environmental Impact Assessments and specialist studies to support applications;
  • co-ordinating Environmental Impact Assessments;
  • preparing planning application drawings;
  • planning strategies and programmes including stakeholder engagement and consultation;
  • advice on planning policy, legislation and guidance;
  • review of development plans including making representations and appearing at Plan Inquiries;
  • expert witness services at Section 77 and 78 Inquiries/Appeals;
  • strategic site searches and identifying potential sites for development;
  • advice on special designations, such as Listed Buildings, Conservation Areas, Tree Preservation Orders, SSSIs, SPAs, SACs, AONBs & National Parks;
  • advice on permitted development rights under the GPDO; and
  • planning and research studies to inform governmental plans and strategies.

Planning News

  • Nov, 2016
    AXIS Secures 67MW of Gas Fired Generation for the Capacity Market Auctions Read more


Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation