Bringing together town planning and other technical disciplines provides a co-ordinated approach to development projects. This is particularly relevant in:

  • preparing Environmental Impact Assessments
  • responding to Strategic Environment Assessment
  • preparing representations to Council Development Plans and supplementary documents
  • developing masterplans, making planning applications and planning appeals taken to Public Inquiry


Our town planning team provides a full-service consultancy to all clients for both large and small-scale projects. This includes:

  • development plan submissions
  • masterplanning and major Inquiries
  • pre-application discussions and negotiations with the relevant authorities

We can guide clients through Scottish planning legislation that has come into force since 2009 and is in the process of update again at this time. Our service includes development planning, development management and community engagement.


  • community consultation
  • planning briefs and statements
  • planning applications
  • planning appeals and reviews
  • listed building or conservation area consent applications
  • advert consent applications


The landscape teams that we assemble have well-established competence in:

  • landscape capacity and feasibility studies
  • site appraisal
  • environmental impact assessment
  • landscape and visual impact assessment
  • development masterplanning
  • design co-ordination
  • detailed design
  • contract management and implementation

PPCA Ltd. / Town Planning Consultancy / 39 Dunipace Crescent Dunfermline KY127LZ /