Shanahan Planning provides expert, independent urban planning services for all types of development, from small to large scale.
Planning projects commonly require input from consultants in one or more specialist fields including architecture, building surveying, fire safety services, land surveying, disability access, heritage assessment, acoustic assessment, traffic & transport, drainage & hydrological assessment, geotechnical analysis, site remediation, ecological assessment, bushfire risk, arboriculture and development economics.
For small and medium scale projects, Shanahan Planning can assemble and manage specialist consultant teams to ensure their reports are co-ordinated, on time, within scope and of a high professional standard.
For projects co-ordinated by development managers or architects, Shanahan Planning appreciates the importance of good communications and working collaboratively and efficiently with other specialist team members.

  • Development potential assessments
  • Statutory planning advice & Due Diligence reporting
  • Project management of the planning approval process
  • DA Statements of Environmental Effects
  • Negotiation of planning approvals
  • Rezoning applications
  • Site Compatibility Certificates
  • Community consultation
  • Land & Environment Court expert evidence
  • Submissions on development and planning proposals
  • Independent development assessments
  • Planning policy development and analysis
  • Preparation of planning control and guidance documents
  • Local housing strategies