Welcome to Essential Planning


Essential Planning are an independent consultant providing a range of planning services to a range of clients. Our services include:

  • Environmental and social planning
  • Impact Assessment
  • Public participation and engagement
  • Training and capacity building
  • Research and analysis

We believe that understanding and planning effectively for the environmental and social aspects of a project or policy initiative is as critical to its success as other design or business drivers.  We work with architects, engineers, economic advisers, technical experts, and other specialists where needed, to ensure well-rounded advice to clients. 

Proud members of a wide range of professional bodies and associations, we make a point of sharing our experience and regularly attend, present, and deliver training at international conferences. We are engaged in sustainable development debates at all levels.

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