July 16, 2019

Former Lord Mayor Treloar Hospital site, Alton

We are delighted to announce that the Homes England Former Lord Mayor Treloar Hospital Site in Alton has been granted Reserved Matters approval for Crest Nicholson […]
July 2, 2019

Silver medal for DJA at RHS Hampton Court!

We are so proud to have been awarded a silver medal for our first ever show garden!  Follow the story of the #livewellgarden for Crest Nicholson […]
June 17, 2019

Keep up to date with progress at Hampton Court

Visit our Twitter feed for all the latest updates on the #livewellgarden for Crest Nicholson
June 10, 2019

Three weeks to go until Hampton Court

Our show garden Plot HC465 on behalf of Crest Nicholson becomes available this week for our contractors Bespoke Outdoor Spaces to start preparing the site.  Bramhall […]
May 23, 2019

MPA / RTPI Minerals Planning Conference 2019

Dave Pitt and Julia Webberley from DJA attended another very successful MPA / RTPI Minerals Planning Conference held in Manchester last week. Subjects discussed included ‘mineral […]
May 1, 2019

Happy Birthday David!

Our founder and Chairman turned 65 recently, which was celebrated with a meal out and a nice cake.  Excellent tank top!
March 11, 2019

DJA at Hampton Court 2019

We are very excited to (finally) announce that we have been awarded a show garden at RHS Hampton Court 2019. The garden has been designed on […]
February 25, 2019

TADPOLE GARDEN VILLAGE – LOCAL CENTRE

DJA are delighted to have secured full planning permission for the new Local Centre at the award-winning Tadpole Garden Village development, on behalf of Crest Nicholson […]
February 21, 2019

NATIONALLY STRATEGIC INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECT (NSIP) NEW PORT TERMINAL AT TILBURY, ESSEX

The Secretary of State granted permission for this major project on the 20th February 2019. DJA supplied the landscape masterplan and landscape and visual assessment in […]
October 5, 2018

Landscape architect LVIA specialist needed

We are looking for a landscape architect with LVIA expertise to join our team in either Swindon or Cheltenham.  More information here.  Closing date is 25th […]
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 […]