Town Planning

BLS provides specialist advice to all development sectors and delivers planning strategies that are aimed at maximising value and costs, and reducing risk.

BLS provides a comprehensive town planning service to include the following:-

  • Planning Applications
  • Planning Appeals
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Community Involvement
  • Planning Policy Assessments
  • Economic Assessments
  • Planning Obligations and Section 106 Agreements


BLS specialises in the following key areas of project delivery:-

  • Industrial and Office Development
  • Urban and Rural Regeneration
  • Residential Development and Affordable Housing
  • Hotel and Leisure Redevelopment
  • Waste Planning and Renewable Energy


BLS provides a comprehensive fully integrated approach to development planning and planning applications. We collaborate and lead other professionals to provide an effective and co-ordinated approach.

Urban Regeneration

BLS works extensively in the field of urban regeneration and developing strategies for the development of previously developed brownfield land in all development sectors. The emphasis is on the delivering of sustainable development providing viable development solutions.

BLS provides a comprehensive service for:-

  • Master Planning and Development Strategies
  • Planning Policy Assessment
  • Financial Viability Assessment
  • Economic Assessment
  • Grant Funding
  • Private Sector Delivering Solutions
  • Planning Obligations and Section 106 Agreements


BLS are focused on project delivery and achieving successful development and regeneration projects.

Property Consultancy

BLS provides a comprehensive property consultancy service in conjunction with its associate company BLS Estates to include:-

  • Land, Property Sales and Marketing
  • Lettings/Property Management
  • Land/Property Acquisition and Site Assembly
  • Valuations


See associate company BLS Estates “for specialist commercial property advice” (provide website link)

Project Management

BLS provides a project management capability aimed at achieving project viability and deliverability in rapidly changing and challenging market conditions. The BLS team has a long and proven track record of project delivery and brings experience and in depth knowledge and understanding to any project scenario.

BLS project management services include:-

  • Project Team Assembly and Management
  • Development Feasibility and Financial Appraisal
  • Development Management
  • Development Monitoring for Grant Funding and Loan Security
  • Planning and Programming
  • Procurement and Contractual Strategy Advice
  • Site Assembly
  • Grant Funding Strategy

Economic Development

BLS has a long track record with the delivery of economic development projects. BLS formulates development strategies and projects in all development sectors. Our services include:-

  • Master Planning and Development Appraisals
  • Economic Assessment
  • Planning Strategies and Planning Applications
  • Project Management and Delivery
  • Grant Funding and Financial Appraisals
  • Land Acquisition and Site Assembly


BLS provides a practical approach that seeks to translate ideas into effective project delivery.

Grant Funding

Business Location Services Ltd has a long and highly successful track record in providing advice in respect of the principal UK Government and EU grant funding schemes available to business and the development sector.

Business Location Services Ltd provides a visionary approach to project funding with the emphasis on the delivery of infrastructure and development projects for the private sector.

Business Location Services Ltd provides an initial free advice service to clients in identifying the grant funding options available for any development project.

For specific advice in respect of grant funding please contact Business Location Services Ltd.

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