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: detached house at Hangersley Hill near Ringwood

New Forest National Park Authority: Darryl Howells, a director of the firm has received planning permission for the erection of a detached dwelling and detached car port on a property in the New Forest National Park. The plans were drawn by Bradley Cheer of ARC Architecture Limited, however due to the […]

Approved: certificate of lawfulness for flat in Bournemouth

BCP Council (Bournemouth):  Darryl Howells has secured a Certificate of Lawfulness for the use of part of a building as a self-contained flat.  The client instructed Darryl given his previous experience of planning enforcement that he obtained whilst working in a former Council.  Prior to the submission of the application, […]

Won on appeal: alterations and extension to bungalow in Bournemouth

BCP Council (Bournemouth):  Darryl Howells is pleased to announce the winning of an appeal against the refusal  of a scheme for extensions to the front and rear of a bungalow, creation of a new roof and formation of habitable accommodation within – or in other words conversion from a bungalow […]

Approved: 10 flats in Poole town centre with reduced contributions

BCP Council (Poole):  Darryl Howells, a director of Pure Town Planning has secured planning permission for a block of 10 flats in the town centre.  The scheme designed by Simon Morgan of Morgan Design Studio is a modification of a previously approved scheme also secured by Darryl, but submitted to […]

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