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Emery Planning

Emery Planning is an independent town planning consultancy. Located in the North West of England and with offices in Macclesfield and Chester, we operate nationally, providing a wide range of town planning services including applications, appeals, appraisals, development promotion and project management of Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for private clients and national developers. Our projects range from householder schemes to major infrastructure projects.

Our clients cover a wide range of sectors from private individuals to national developers with our projects ranging from householder schemes to major infrastructure projects. We take a positive and pragmatic approach and pride ourselves in being approachable, innovative and imaginative. We have an enviable track record of achieving results for applications, appeals and related planning matters. We provide a competent, bespoke and professional service.

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Our team

Emery Planning is made up of a team of 32 spread across two offices in Macclesfield and Chester. Our consultants have vast experience of the planning system from both local government and private practice perspectives. The team comprises chartered town planners with extensive experience in the public and private sectors. We draw upon a network of other professionals involved in development to provide a multi-disciplinary team.



Emery Planning’s foundation is built on values which distinguish us and guide our professional integrity. Our values provide the foundation for consistently providing the very best service, they bring us together as a business and give us a clear sense of purpose and direction.











Planning approvals

Below is a summary of our most recently approved planning applications and appeals. HPK/2021/0564 Clarrianne Cottage, Woodseats Lane, Charlesworth, Derbyshire High Peak Borough Council issued a Certificate of Lawfulness of

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Morley Nurseries, Wilmslow

Emery Planning has just secured planning permission for an amazing project at Morley Nurseries, Wilmslow. We’re thrilled to announce that the existing buildings will be

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