Planning Agents & Architectural Designers...

...with many years experience working in the Peak District, Staffordshire Moorlands, East Staffordshire, Derbyshire Dales and surrounding areas.

We have a professional engineering background, and can prepare and submit expert plans and supporting documents to your planning authority or building inspector.

We have developed a good working relationship with planning authorities in the region and have an excellent understanding of what is required to achieve a successful outcome.

We offer competitive rates and do not charge for initial consultations.

Over the past 12 years..

...we are delighted to have helped hundreds of homeowners, builders and property developers and rural businesses realise their building plans


Shiredale: a Case Study

A replacement dwelling in the Peak District National Park.

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What we do


We can advise on most forms of development - initial consultations are free


We can carry out topographic site surveys and detailed building surveys


We can prepare drawings for planning applications, detailed AutoCAD drawings etc

3D Modelling

We can prepare Sketchup models and photorealistic visualisations

Engineering Design

We can specify structural steel and wooden beams to Eurocodes 3 & 5

Applications Submitted

We will submit and manage your planning application or building plans

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Why Chose PME?

Value for Money

We have low overheads and can offer competitive rates.


We have the skills and experience to help bring your plans to fruition.


We have developed close links with specialists - ecologists, historic building consultants etc.


We have developed good working relationships with planning authorities in our region.

Local Knowledge

We understand our region's vernacular architecture and the planning authority's design requirements.


Our success rate of 95% is something we are proud of.

Some of our recent work

Here are some examples of recent projects that we have been involved in.

Our Region

We are based in the Staffordshire Moorlands, within the National Park and serve the following areas


Here's what our clients have to say


And here's what the planning officers have to say

Our Achievements

176+ Clients Including homeowners, builders, property developers and rural businesses etc.
227+ Successful Applications Including full planning applications, householder applications, applications for listed building consent, prior approval etc.
8% Refusal Rate And 67% of our planning appeals have been upheld by the inspector!
109+ Other plans Including feasibility plans, working drawings, plans for building control, structural design etc.

Have a project in mind?

We’re here to help you realise your development


Feel free to get in touch with us if you have a new project you would like to discuss

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ST10 3HZ

  • Tel:01538 308043