Urban & Regional (Town) Planning Services

Leo Jensen commenced his career as an urban and regional (town) planner.  He has worked in both the public and private sectors and understands ‘both sides of the fence’ when it comes to preparing and assessing applications and negotiating agreed outcomes.

Leo has worked for a range of high growth and rural and regional local authorities over the past two decades.  During this time he led and managed large multidisciplinary teams across a range of programs including development assessment; strategic land use planning, environmental planning and infrastructure planning.

Services offered can be performed in house or external.  In the majority of assignments in house is usually preferred by clients to assist with knowledge transfer to in house personnel and to assist with staff mentoring and continuous improvement processes.
Services include:

Strategic Land Use Planning

    Planning scheme reviews
    Structure Planning
    Planning studies
    Peer review
    Project Management
    Drafting Consultancy Briefs
    Assessing Tender Responses

Development Assessment

    In house Processing
    Peer Review
    Staff Mentoring
    Conditions drafting & review
    Process reviews
    Complaints Investigations
    Compliance Inspections and Reviews

    Internal and external stakeholder consultation

Often planning related projects require some form of consultation to assist with the planning process and to engage with a range of stakeholders.  We can assist with your consultation needs associated with your strategic land use and/or development assessment related matter.  Please call us to discuss your requirements and how we may assist you.