Gareth Pritchard

Planning Associate Director

Gareth is a Chartered Town Planner with experience across a range of sectors including strategic land promotion, housing and industrial/logistics. As a former Planning Officer Gareth has a strong technical knowledge and is able to form strong relationships with key stakeholders. 

His recent projects include securing outline permission for a residentially-led, mixed use development for 1,000 homes, three hectares of employment land and a new primary school ahead of allocation in the Braintree Local Plan. He's also worked with local communities, most recently securing a draft allocation for 500 homes and primary school in a Neighbourhood Development Plan in Bedford. 

Gareth also has extensive experience of securing planning permission for industrial/logistics schemes across the east and south-east of England on both green and brownfield sites.  These scheme have ranged from small, constrained sites of c.4,000 sqm to 47,000sqm on the River Thames in the London Borough of Havering working closely with the Local Planning Authority following work by our team to have the site allocation changed from a country park to a employment area in the emerging Local Plan.