Savills Manchester

Planning Services in Manchester

We provide commercially focused planning advice that aligns the planning approach with what the market requires to deliver enhanced value on assets.

We are experts in a range of sectors including residential (ranging from small scale through to major urban extensions and ‘Tall Building’ city centre developments), mixed use commercial, education, retail and leisure.


How can we help you?

The Manchester Planning Team advises major institutional funds, national developers, house builders and landowners, working seamlessly with colleagues across Savills, including Development Services, Rural, Occupational Agency, Investment and Research.

This ensures that the planning advice we provide is complemented by up-to-date market knowledge with a commercial edge. We also have long standing relationships with key local authority personnel and local planning departments across the North.

Our planning services include:

  • Preparation and coordination of planning applications across all sectors
  • Strategic land promotion
  • Representations to emerging planning policy at all levels
  • Planning appeals and expert witness
  • All aspects of in and out of town Retail and Leisure development, including the preparation of Retail Impact Assessments
  • Permitted Development Rights advice
  • Coordination of Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA)
  • Green Belt development advice
  • Site appraisals
  • Masterplanning
  • Community Engagement
  • Discharge of planning conditions
  • Planning obligation negotiations
  • Heritage and conservation work
  • Community Infrastructure Levy