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

Darryl Howells

Neil McKeon

Jess Glover

Emma MacWilliam


Approved: new house on subdivided garden in Purbeck

Dorset Council (former Purbeck area): Matt Annen, a director of the firm has recently secured planning permission to sever an existing plot and erect a detached dwelling with it’s own, separate access and parking. The site is within the settlement boundary of Upton and currently consists of a detached bungalow with […]

Approved: certificates of lawfulness to secure use as four flats in Bournemouth town centre

BCP Council (Bournemouth):  Matt Annen, a director of the firm is pleased to have secured two certificate of lawfulness each for the proposed use of the first and second floors of a property to be used as two flats in The Triangle area of Bournemouth. The two properties were adjacent premises […]

Approved: new stable block near Ringwood in the New Forest National Park

New Forest National Park: Darryl Howells has secured full planning permission to erect a 4 horse stable block (plans drawn by ARC Architecture Ltd) on land located within the National Park. In the planning statement that is used by Pure Town Planning to justify the development in light of national […]

Approved: 11-bedroom HMO in Southbourne, Bournemouth

BCP Council (Bournemouth area): Jess Glover is delighted to announce that she has recently secured planning permission to establish the lawful use of a former Bed & Breakfast (C1 Use Class) as an 11 bedroom House in Multiple Occupation (Sui Generis Use Class) in the West Southbourne area of Bournemouth. […]

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