Williams Gallagher regularly prepare a variety of planning studies as evidence in support of the Local Plan process and / or in support of applications for development.


Studies include:

  • Five Year Housing Land Supply Assessments.

  • Job Creation and Displacement Assessments.

  • Retail Impact Assessment and Capacity Studies.

  • Catchment analysis including reviews of competing schemes and pipeline development.

  • Retail expenditure & population forecasts.

  • Town centre health checks & ‘gap’ assessments.

  • Retail impact assessment.

  • Sequential assessment (town centre uses and flood risk).

  • Commissioning household telephone & in-centre surveys.

  • Employment Land Review Studies & Employment Land Availability Assessments.