Planning Consultant MA MRTPI AMInstLM MTCPA NPIERS
Martin completed his environmental planning education at the Universities of Winchester, Plymouth and Nottingham, graduating in 1991. In August 2011 he founded his private practice. Martin’s previous experience includes time in Gloucestershire, Kent, Somerset & Devon where he worked for local authority and commercial contracting/acquisition on residential, rural, commercial, telecommunications and enforcement, gaining significant experience dealing with agricultural development/diversification/redevelopment. Martin has also worked across England on appeals as a Non-Salaried Appeal Inspector and as a Neighbourhood Plans Examiner, providing a ‘critical friend’ to proposed development and new policy frameworks.
Martin’s strengths lie in his ability to plot the most practical path to permission and effectively coordinate and lead planning project teams from site/development appraisal through to determination.
In Martin’s spare time he enjoys restoration, horror and humour.