A Heritage Impact Assesment can help when planning policy requires applicants to assess heritage sites affected by their development. A suitable assessment will provide the local planning authority with the right information to understand your project and its potential impacts. It will also help guide a project to make the most of heritage opportunities.
The submission of inadequate information may lead to applications for planning permission or listed building consent being considered invalid. Good information, available from the outset, can speed up the processing of applications, reduce costs and lead to better overall design.