A Multidisciplinary Practice

Established in 1985 by current Chairman Les Durrant, DPDS Consulting Group is an independent professional practice providing expert advice in the fields of town and country planning, architecture, masterplanning, urban design, environmental impact assessment, landscape architecture and development.

Our practice operates out of Swindon and Derby and services a national and varied client base.

Our highly skilled team of town planners, architects, surveyors, urban designers, landscape architects and environmental specialists enable us to adopt an integrated approach to development projects. We also work very closely with other teams to ensure an end to end delivery if required.

Professionalism & Dedication

It is true that Town planning decisions and architectural and urban designs of today not only serve an immediate need; they provide a legacy for future generations.

Our sensitive and methodical approach combines common sense with vision and imagination.  We will envisage what tomorrow looks like with your project or development.

We provide general town and country planning and development advice in terms of applications, appeals, Development Plan representations, Local Plan Inquiries, multidisciplinary studies, sustainable development audits, masterplanning and development feasibility/appraisals.  Specialist advice is provided in terms of Corporate Property Portfolio analysis, socio-economic and other research, and Environmental Impact Assessment.

Integrated Services

Our integrated architectural practice provides a full range of services including urban and graphic design and landscape architecture.

Our client list and wealth of experience across industries illustrates the successes we have achieved. We are sensitive to political, economic, environmental and commercial development proposals. And can illustrate many case studies upon request.

We have achieved an impressive record of successful projects for clients reflecting the professionalism and dedication to achieving economically and commercially sound development proposals balanced with environmental awareness.

The company works as co-ordinators on a wide range of projects as part of a multidisciplinary project team. Click on each service to see more in depth information on what we can offer.


Developing cost effective solutions that are attractive & practical.