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Complex challenges require considered solutions. PWA Planning is a professional, independent planning and development consultancy.

We exist to help our clients navigate the path to planning permission and the delivery of sustainable development by providing high quality planning advice you can trust.

Our planning advice is delivered by a team of expert planning consultants and helps you make informed decisions to support you in achieving your development and business goals.

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PWA gains green light for 27 affordable new homes in Wigan

Plans to create a scheme of new affordable homes on the site of a former social club in Wigan have…

PWA toasts further hospitality planning successes for Amber Taverns

PWA Planning has helped leading pub group Amber Taverns secure planning permission for another heritage-focused hospitality venue in the North…

PWA gains double planning approval for new homes in Chorley

Two planning applications led by PWA that will create new homes within the borough of Chorley, Lancashire, have been approved…

“The team at PWA Planning make negotiating the planning system a much smoother experience. They always deal with matters in a professional and timely manner and are extremely proactive in negotiations with the planning authority. They have a strong reputation and I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them to others.”

John Winstanley, Story Homes

“PWA Planning have been our ‘go to’ planning consultants for many years on varying projects. Their knowledge of the vagaries within the planning system are invaluable ensuring that any advice given can be relied upon to secure the best possible outcome.”

Simon Baxter, Primas Law

“PWA Planning have been with us from the start of our journey at AFC Fylde. They approach all our projects with professionalism, flexibility and a can-do attitude. Their knowledge of the planning system and expert advice is second to none.”

David Haythornthwaite, Mill Farm Sports Village

“I have engaged with PWA Planning on many residential development sites. Their knowledge of the planning system is exemplary, and they have an excellent track record of securing planning consents on our sites. I would recommend PWA without hesitation.”

Richard Calderbank, Applethwaite Homes

“We have worked with PWA Planning for many years and have always found them to be approachable, knowledgeable and effective, navigating difficult projects with ease and professionalism. I would highly recommend PWA to anyone who needs expert planning advice and guidance.”

Phil Wooliscroft, Eddisons

“Paul and his team offer us that rare mix of high-quality planning advice with accessibility and tenacity, to take on the challenges the modern planning system presents. We enjoy the professional and friendly service and hope PWA will long be part of our wider development team.”

Alex Kenwright, EG Group

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