August 16, 2018

Graduate GIS / landscape technician needed

We are looking for a graduate GIS / landscape technician to join our team in Cheltenham.  More information here.  Closing date is 7th September, so apply […]
July 27, 2018

Revised National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) published – Will the Devil be in the Detail?

Following formal consultation in March, the government has now published the revised National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF). The revised NPPF continues to place its emphasis on […]
July 19, 2018

Award for Whiteleaf Consulting

Congratulations to Whiteleaf Consulting, a Company with whom we are proud to be closely associated, on winning the Construction & Engineering Awards (hosted by BUILD), “Best […]
June 4, 2018

Congratulations Emily (CMLI)

Congratulations to Emily who has recently passed her professional practice exam to become a Chartered Member of the Landscape Institute.
April 25, 2018

Congratulations Peter

Congratulations to Peter who has been made an Associate.  Peter has been a planner at DJA since 2015 and will continue to offer expert advice on […]
April 25, 2018

Pirates of the Caribbean

David Jarvis has been appointed Deputy Project Director on a major project in Jamaica. He put together a team with Acclimatise who will lead the project […]
March 14, 2018

DJA welcomes Andrew Short

We are delighted to announce that Andrew Short will join DJA on 19th March 2018. Andrew is a Development Surveyor specialising in residential and commercial property […]
March 12, 2018

NPPF v2 consultation draft

Draft revised National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) On Wednesday 5th of March the government published the draft revised National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF), along with a […]
January 29, 2018

Reclaiming mineral sites to agriculture

On 16th January 2018 Natural England published two guides: ‘Guide to reclaiming mineral extraction and landfill sites to agriculture’ and ‘Planning and aftercare advice for reclaiming […]
January 15, 2018

Planning Reform in 2018 and imminent Planning Fees increase

At the end of December 2017, Steve Quartermain (Chief Planner at DCLG) sent a letter to all Local Planning Authorities outlining key planning reforms due to […]
October 5, 2017

Housing Need consultation: The (green) elephant in the room?

Following the publication of the Housing White Paper (HWP) in February and the many, unanswered, questions it raised (see our commentary piece here), the Government has […]
October 4, 2017

Staff news…

Congratulations to George on being awarded his MA in landscape architecture the other week.  P2C beckons… Andy, Dan and Jude are also celebrating their one year […]
September 7, 2017

Kilnwood Vale – update

Landscape construction started on site at Kilnwood Vale in early 2013. Initial work involved major infrastructure upgrades to the A264 dual carriageway between Crawley and Horsham […]
June 8, 2017

Dragon Parc , Abercanaid

Following extensive public consultation under the Planning (Wales) Act 2015, DJA have submitted an application for outline planning permission for the redevelopment of the former Ardagh […]
May 17, 2017

Another Graduate Landscape architect needed

We are looking for another recently qualified or soon to be qualified post graduate landscape architect to join us, starting early in July.  For more details […]
May 15, 2017

DJA turns 35 this month

We began 35 years ago in May 1982 working on cities, hospitals & roads in the Middle East and on Cement Works throughout the UK. Whilst […]
March 24, 2017

Graduate Landscape Architect needed

We are looking for a recently qualified or soon to be qualified post graduate landscape architect to join us.  For more details click here
February 15, 2017

Too much paper, too little housing?

David Jarvis Associates has studied the Housing White Paper published last week. Whilst there are some welcome proposals, in our view it: Is not bold; Is […]
December 9, 2016

SWAWP Report 2014 has now been finalised

Congratulations to Julia and Dave, who have been hard at work.  The SWAWP Report 2014 has now been finalised and is available to view on the […]
November 24, 2016

DJA further success at Appeal

Great news as planning consent is granted at Appeal for residential development of up to 50 houses in Newick near Lewes.  DJA appeared as expert witness […]