Scotland's Leading Independent Planning Consultancy

HolderPlanning offers advice to all sectors of the development industry, to national corporations, government agencies, private land and property owners, and local businesses. We offer a personal, high quality service, based on substantial expertise and experience.

Our key sectors are housing, retail, commercial, energy, heritage & listed buildings, rural diversification and public consultation. We have particular expertise in large-scale, mixed use urban developments and sustainable town and city expansions. Over recent years we have further specialised in the negotiation of developer contributions, ensuring these are fair and proportionate to the proposed development. As part of this service, we undertake school capacity and demand assessments related to new housing developments. We are also experts in the student housing and private rented sectors.

Since the company was established in 2010, we have achieved significant growth in a challenging market. This has been based on successful outcomes for our clients, securing numerous planning permissions, plan allocations and appeal wins.