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ECE Planning can not only provide the expert and high quality planning services delivered by our own skilled and experienced consultants but, can also work in conjunction with ECE Architecture and ECE Westworks to combine our planning and urban design expertise with the architectural and masterplanning knowledge and experience of the ECE Group.

ECE Group is an AJ100 award-winning architecture practice with offices in Sussex, London and Bristol, dedicated to the successful design and delivery of projects that exceed expectations in the widest sense.

ECE Architecture is based in London and Sussex. Their expertise and enthusiasm is applied in partnership with clients to provide innovative and sustainable solutions to all stages of the development process.

ECE Westworks are based in central Bristol with strong local connections in addition to nation-wide knowledge and project delivery experience. They are a passionate and driven company that understands commercial reality whilst thinking innovatively.

The practice therefore possesses the ability to offer a ‘one-stop-shop’ that utilises this interdisciplinary relationship to maximise development potential of your project while reducing risk and exposure through the ‘in house’ provision of planning, urban design, masterplanning and architectural services, thus saving you time and money.

Client Testimonial

Terry Brightmore, Terra Firma Designs

“Once again an excellent service from the team at ECE. They were able to interpret our design brief and work around the site constraints and were also able to increase the scale of the scheme from 16 to 24 units, increasing the value of the project and taking leadership of the planning process.”

Matt Heath, Director Dawson Heath Property Ltd

“Once again an excellent service from the Planning team at ECE. Good value, great attitude to work, proactive and easy to get along with.”

Ben Cheal, Managing Director Roffey Homes Ltd

“ECE Planning have provided a friendly, yet highly professional service, displaying both their detailed planning knowledge and strategy on many occasions. Chris, Sam and Karen have been consistently excellent on managing the planning aspects of all projects we have worked with them on, and would hope to continue that relationship beyond the current live and recently completed projects.”

Tim Hague, Director of Property & Development Shoreham Port

“Sam and the team at ECE Planning have successfully steered three complicated commercial schemes through the planning system on behalf of the Shoreham Port Authority. We have been impressed by the professionalism, efficiency and dedication to progress our projects through the planning system under challenging timeframes. We are absolutely delighted with the results.”

Tim Warren, Planning and Land Manager, Jenner Group

We have worked closely with ECE for a number of years and continue to build on an excellent working relationship with them based on true collaborative working and trust. ECE have undertaken feasibility work, planning advice, planning submission and working drawings for us on a number of projects and we have always found them to work to a high quality and professional in their approach. We will continue to enjoy working with them on future projects as our experience with them has always been very positive.”

Darren Jacob, Managing Director, ValidusLM

“ECE Planning have always worked pro-actively to address challenging planning matters,  solving problems as they come up on this complex site. Chris and Sam managed the intricate submission and relationship with the client and key stakeholders with a dynamic and always positive ‘can-do’ attitude. I look forward to working further together.”

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