Testimonials

We work with a number of private and public sectors partners to build Sandwell:

PXP LogoPxP has been working in Partnership with SMBC and HCA for a number of years on the Brindley Village project. We have experienced a very positive and proactive approach from the planning team at Sandwell who have remained steadfast in working together to achieve the common goal of regeneration of this  key inner city site. Mark Stapleton, Director.

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Alliance Planning has a long track record of successful working with Sandwell's Planning Regeneration Team. They have taken a pro-active approach in discussions, positively encouraging development as a driver to the local economy. Officers are accessible and responsive to our client's needs, working as an integral part of the development team in helping to shape viable and vibrant places for the future. Keith Fenwick, Director. 


Stoford LogoWe are delighted at the success achieved on the Providence Place site in West Bromwich, particularly given the difficult economic conditions experienced over the life of the scheme. The tenacity of the Stoford team and the partnership approach adopted by all stakeholders allowed the project to survive where many other similar schemes floundered. This success delivers a substantial private sector investment in West Bromwich and demonstrates confidence in the future of the borough. Jon Andrews, Director.

Hca final logo cropped for webWe have an exceptional relationship with SMBC Planning Department. This relationship has been developed by the planners working pragmatically to find solutions to unlock difficult to deliver regeneration sites. Assad Hamed, Area Manager.

GVA LogoGVA have a developed, effective and efficient working relationships with the planning department at Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council that has strengthened over the years as a result of extensive joint working.  We know many of the Officers and Members well and share mutual respect and would commend the service offered. Key projects have included obtaining outline planning permission for the Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust for their new acute hospital, Midland Metropolitan at Grove Lane; extensive work on employment land and inward investment matters, plus advice in regeneration areas and on funding and viability. We also, alongside others, were represented on the working group that drew up a Planning and Development Charter for the Black Country. Simon Phillips, Associate.

Accord LogoThe Accord Group were delighted to have been selected to develop the Eastern Gateway site in West Bromwich. We joined a project Steering Group which included representatives from Sandwell MBC Planning Department which greatly assisted in the delivery of this challenging project. We committed to designing a high-quality scheme and the input from Planners has ensured that our vision is now becoming a reality. Alan Yates, Executive Director

DC Leisure LogoDC Leisure has recently worked closely with Sandwell's Planning Regeneration Team on the West Bromwich Leisure Centre scheme. Planning Regeneration Officers were an integral part of the development team and provided valuable guidance and advice which ensured smooth and timely progression through the planning system. Officers were accessible, pro-active, and responsive to our needs - and we would be delighted to work with Sandwell again. Peter Kirkham, Development Director.