Lichfields is the pre-eminent planning and development consultancy in the UK with eight offices in London, Newcastle, Manchester, Cardiff, Leeds, Bristol, Edinburgh and Thames Valley. We have been at the forefront of planning and development in the UK since the company was founded in 1962, and now, half a century later, we are the most successful consultancy in the field.
Our specialists deliver insight, innovation and advice to create great places for future generations. We offer practical and robust planning support for house builders, commercial developers, and local authorities as well as land owners and investors. Thanks to our expertise, landmarks, visitor attractions, complex infrastructure projects, and tens of thousands of homes are built every year.
Our people are central to our success. They are bright, creative, committed and adaptable whilst remaining focused on delivering the highest levels of planning excellence.
Training & development highlights
- Our learning and development strategy sets out a structured programme for the attainment of core planning and business competencies.
- Our long standing mentoring/coaching scheme ensures a variety of work and regular feedback.
- We offer a range of internal CPD activity as well as supporting external sources such as seminars and conferences.
- Our high profile clients and projects provide good quality work experience to enable planners to develop a broad range of skills.