Welcome to Pure Town Planning

We are Chartered Town Planners, a specialist independent town planning consultancy based in the south of England

Our Services

Initial Advice

Pure Town Planning work best when we are involved from the very outset – and this is where our

Planning Applications

A planning application is no mean undertaking these days and simply getting a planning application registered at the Council can be something

Planning Appeals

The right of appeal is one of the most important features of the planning system and planning appeals form a significant part

Our Team

Matt Annen

Dan Wilden

Neil McKeon

Darryl Howells

Richard Mears

Chris Miell

Jess Glover


Approved: prior approval for change of use from light industrial to residential in Boscombe

Bournemouth Borough Council: Pure Town Planning are delighted to announce that we have secured our first ever B1(c) to C3 Prior Approval on a former workshop at the rear of 10 Langton Road in Boscombe. This new permitted development right only came into force on the 1st October, meaning that […]

Approved: non-material amendment to two new dwellings in Poole

Borough of Poole: Darryl Howells has secured an approval for a Non Material Amendment application (NMA) to make changes to the interior and exterior of 2 previously approved houses in Poole. A Non Material Amendment application does not have any public consultation so a decision can be received usually within […]

Approved: subdivision of garden and new detached bungalow in St Ives, Dorset

East Dorset District Council: Darryl Howells has successfully secured planning permission to sever land and erect a detached bungalow, with formation of car parking areas for the existing and proposed development and new vehicular access to be shared.  The site in St Ives, is within a residential suburb where the […]

Approved: replacement uPVC windows at a flat in Bournemouth conservation area

Bournemouth Borough Council: Pure Town Planning has recently secured approval for replacement windows to a fourth floor flat in a Conservation Area in Bournemouth town centre. In this instance, the applicant had to apply for full planning permission for replacement uPVC windows as their property is situated within the West […]

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