Our Services

Unrelenting Rigour

Site acquisition and feasibility

  • Development opportunities and constraints assessment
  • Due diligence reports
  • Planning approvals pathways advice
  • Asset management reviews

Development and Infrastructure

  • Statements of environmental effects,  environmental impact statements & reviews of environmental effects
  • Independent development application assessment
  • Draft and interpret development controls
  • Planning agreements

Strategic planning

  • Local environmental plans, development control plans and contributions plans (prepare, assess and peer review)
  • Comprehensive land use studies
  • Urban renewal and structure plans

Rezoning

  • Planning Proposals (prepare, assess and peer review)
  • Rezoning reviews

Analytics

  • Data analytics, infographics and visualisations
  • Spatial analytics and GIS
  • Economic, demographic and social analysis
  • Web-based, digital mapping and data applications

Policy & procedure reviews

  • Formulate policy
  • Review legislation
  • Review organisational performance and procedures
  • Participate in recruitment panels
  • Execute determination, review, and advice duties via Local Planning Panels, Sydney District and Regional Planning Panels, and Design Review Panels

Mediation and expert court evidence

  • Advise on prospects of success
  • Expert evidence in the Land and Environment Court
  • ~Merit review of local and state government decisions (Class 1)
  • ~Valuation and compensation cases (Class 3)
  • Expert evidence in Supreme Court
  • Mediation services - assisting parties to solve complex development problems

Project management

  • Project plans
  • Design excellence competitions
  • Procure and manage specialist consultants
  • Communications, engagement and participation plans
  • Government agency and stakeholder liaison