Our Events


We organise various planning policy and public affairs events on industry-related topics


Upcoming events

We are currently looking at organising events on topics such as Levelling Up, local government reform, Planning Reforms, Garden Communities and climate change. Please register here for our newsletter to receive details of upcoming events – you will also be sent regular planning and development updates. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Previous events

We have hosted various events over the last couple of years:

  • National overview of planning and local government reforms in conjunction with Knight  Frank Planning.
  • Impact in Essex of local government reforms with Strutt & Parker
  • Impact in Surrey of local government with Vail Williams.
  • East Hertfordshire District Council with Cllr Linda Haysey, council leader. A write-up of the event can be found here.
  • Tendring District Council with Cllr Carlo Guglielmi, deputy leader. A write-up of the event can be found here.
  • Epping Forest District Council with Cllr John Philip, portfolio holder for planning.
  • St Albans City and District Council with Cllr Chris White, council leader. A write-up of the event can be found here.
  • Maidstone Borough Council with Cllr Clive English, chairman of the council planning committee. A write-up of the event can be found here.
  • Guildford Borough Council with Cllr Jan Harwood, Deputy Leader and Lead Councillor for Climate Change. A write-up of the event can be found here. 


Michael Hardware, director of planning and property at Chelgate Local, chairing questions at the St Albans breakfast seminar.

Cllr Chris White, leader of St Albans District Council, presenting at our St Albans Breakfast seminar.