ORAL HEARINGS & EXPERT WITNESS
CSR represents clients and gives evidence at oral hearings and in court proceedings on planning matters, coordinating the preparation and presentation of evidence and advocating on behalf of the client to present the strongest possible case
PLANNING OBJECTIONS & APPEALS
CSR prepares objections to planning applications and appeals to An Bord Pleanála on behalf of individuals and groups concerned about a development, ensuring their case is clearly advocated in the planning process
PLANNING APPLICATIONS & APPEALS
CSR prepares planning applications for developments in all sectors and ranging in scale from small to large and complex projects requiring EIA, bringing them from conception to successful conclusion of the planning process
CSR acts for clients in enforcement proceedings, advising on and responding to warning letters and enforcement notices issued to land owners by the planning authorities
DEVELOPMENT PLAN & ZONING REPRESENTATIONS
CSR prepares representations on behalf of land owners in the development plan review process, to maximise and protect the value of their property assets
PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT ADVICE
CSR analyses development feasibility to advise portfolio managers and land owners on their property assets’ development potential.
ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT (EIA)
CSR coordinates the preparation of Environmental Impact Statements (EIS) for submission with planning applications, managing the inputs of specialist sub-consultants where required.
GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS (GIS) AND STRATEGIC RESOURCE ANALYSIS
CSR uses GIS to map and analyse information against environmental and socio-economic factors, to inform strategies for heritage conservation, asset management and resource development.