A few words from some of our kind clients!

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

Matt Heath, Director, Dawson Heath Property Ltd.

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.”

Tim Warren, Planning and Land Manager, Jenner Group

Chris and Ben at ECE Planning were instrumental in securing consent for our new office development for the HMRC within a challenging timescale and complex planning environment. We are delighted with the result.

Justin Myall, Hunter REIM

“ECE have worked with Kier to deliver a number of projects, often on challenging sites. Huw and Karen have provided clear professional advice and worked proactively on each of our projects. We have forged a good working relationship and we look forward to working with ECE again.”

Clive Lawrence, Senior Design Manager, Kier

“Thank you very much for the sterling effort ECE put into this application – I am chuffed we got it. I very much enjoyed working with both  Chris and Sam and look forward to many more!”

Paul Templeton, Director, Baobab Developments

“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.”

Ben Cheal, Managing Director, Roffey Homes Ltd

“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.”

Darren Jacob, Managing Director, ValidusLM

“ECE excelled in providing clear advice in our recent planning appeal and other successful projects. We are very happy with the advice and service we have received from Huw and Ben.”

Sammi Charad, Development Manager, Shaptor Capital

“ECE Planning were instrumental in getting our Reserved Matters and associated conditions applications positively determined under very challenging circumstances. We’ve been thoroughly impressed.”

Sam Wiggins, Oceanview Developments Ltd

“We are so pleased – indeed delighted – to get planning permission after such a long journey (I think we initiated this process back in 2015!). Thank you to all involved at ECE for your efforts. A great result.”

Brian Wilkinson, Private Client

“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 Hague, Director of Property & Development, Shoreham Port

“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.”

Terry Brightmore, Director, TerraFirma Designs

“Huw and Karen at ECE have been fundamental in delivering some challenging brownfield sites on our behalf. They have provided clear professional advice ,without delay and we look forward to working with them again.”


Alan Goldberg, CSN Homes

“ECE Planning provided a very professional, pro-active service which resulted in a successful outcome. Rebecca and Chris constantly kept me up to date with progress of the application, provided clear advice and quickly addressed matters as and when they occurred, particularly in relation to the quantum of development on the site. I am delighted with the result and would definitely recommend ECE Planning to realize your development aspirations.

Jim Maple, Private Client

“Working with both ECE Architecture and ECE Planning is a seamless and exceptionally well managed process.  Planning considerations are integrated fully with the design approach from the outset. Chris, Sam, and Nick have been excellent in managing the planning aspects of many schemes, always taking a proactive, pragmatic and responsive approach to delivering difficult projects in challenging timeframes. ”

John Longhorn, Vistry Homes