PDi work with clients in the development sector to navigate the local political and community landscape.  Our extensive expertise helps to secure planning consents in often challenging environments. 

PDi are appointed by clients at various stages during the development cycle, from pre-acquisition due diligence through Local Plan Examination, determination, S106 resolution and beyond into design coding and construction.

PDi work with some of the leading planners, architects and technical teams across the UK to help deliver planning consents, these include: Savills, Knight Frank, Barton Willmore, JTP, Broadway Malyan, Indigo, Bidwells, GL Hearn, Stutt & Parker, AECOM, Gardener & Theobald, WSP, Pegasus, Iceni, Vectos, Turley, Omega, EDP and PBA.

Our experience spans the whole country and our projects range from small luxury residential developments up to large mixed-use urban extensions and new garden towns.


Each project and site is different and at PDi we will deliver a tailored strategy and adopt a bespoke approach that is results focused. 

We add value by providing intelligent and insightful advice based on hard earned experience. 

Each member of the PDi team has a genuine interest in planning and politics – both in and outside the office. PDi retains strong connections to Westminster and we are fully appraised of all emerging policy. 


We are market leaders and our experience is unrivalled.

The directors are actively involved in all projects and are passionate about politics and planning.

We specialise in residential and mixed-use schemes of every size across the country.


In the last 4 years, we have helped deliver planning permissions (or resolution to grant planning) for in excess of 12,000 new homes, on over 450 hectares of green field and brownfield sites. 

This includes 43 hectares of commercial space; 9 primary schools and a secondary school, as well as numerous hotels, supermarkets, care homes and retail parks.