About us

Robinson Escott Planning was established in 2000 and was originally based in offices in Halstead near Sevenoaks in Kent. Over the last fifteen years the company has steadily expanded and is now in offices in Orpington, Kent. The company currently employs twelve staff and is one of the larger private planning consultancies in the south east.

The company’s ethos is to ensure that all clients enjoy a first class, expert and reliable planning and development consultancy service. The company is headed by John Escott who has over thirty-five years of professional experience both in public and private sectors. John and his staff who are members of the Royal Town Planning Institute provide a comprehensive planning and development consultancy service for both corporate and individual clients.

The consultancy undertakes all sizes and types of project, including assessments of the development potential of land and buildings, the preparation and submission of planning applications for small and large scale housing developments and commercial proposals. We are experienced in dealing with agricultural, recreational and educational proposals as well as most other types of development projects. We have wide experience in handling planning appeals.

The company is able to provide expert advice to developers, builders and landowners, ensuring that the optimum development can be achieved at any site.