Appletons provides services in a wide range of both Urban and Landscape Planning.
Our Landscape and Visual Impact Assessments and Environmental Impact Assessments are undertaken in accordance with the recommendations contained within the ‘The Guidelines for Landscape and Visual Impact’ 3rd Edition published jointly in 2013 by The Landscape Institute and The Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment along with other relevant guidance. The practice also undertakes landscape appraisals and greenbelt assessments.
David Appleton and Lorna Cruice have appeared as an expert witness in over 100 public enquiries. Partner Philip Deeley is a Chartered Town Planner.
We also have extensive experience of minerals and waste planning and its legislative framework and are able to respond to the high standards now required for restoration and reclamation schemes.