From tree surveys to wildlife habitat assessments and landscape design, our friendly team are available to keep your development project on track
David Archer Associates is a consultancy in arboriculture, ecology and landscape. We work with developers, architects, planning teams and private clients to help them navigate the complexities of the planning and legislative processes. Whether you’re looking for a tree survey, support with a planning application or you have worries about protected wildlife inhabiting your development, our helpful team are here to advise on how to keep your project on track and on budget.
Our team has decades of arboricultural and ecological experience between them (100+ years and counting) and help clients with large-scale complex building developments, heritage and infrastructure projects through to smaller private residential projects. We’ve supported our clients through every type of tree or wildlife constraint and are always ready to offer friendly advice and an expert eye throughout your development process.
We help our clients to secure planning permission and avoid project delays by engaging with our expert recommendations.
With accreditations from leading bodies, including the Arboricultural Association and the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM), our team has access to a large knowledge base – so you can trust us to keep your development project on course and legally compliant.
Navigate tree and wildlife habitat challenges before they arise with our extensive planning process experience.
Our team doesn’t just focus on ecology and trees; we’re here to help clients navigate potential planning issues before they arise. Our years of experience and understanding of the nuances of the planning system means we can save you time and money.
- Detailed fee estimates covering all planning stages
- 100+ years’ team experience
- London and South of England coverage
- Members of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management
We understand the planning deadline pressures our clients face so we strive to be flexible and available.
From site visits with little notice to providing solutions in the event of an unfavourable planning decision, we always work in our client’s interests. Over the years we’ve built excellent relationships with planning and tree officers; a key factor in our excellent success rate in achieving the best outcome for our clients.
The Ecology office is now closed on Fridays from November through to February
About our Arboricultural and Ecology Consultancy Services
Our highly experienced team has extensive knowledge of the planning system, so we can identify problems before they arise – helping you save time, money and avoid project delays.
Our services cover London, the South of England up to and including Northamptonshire. Our arboricultural, ecology and landscape consultants are rarely more than an hour away from your site.