Welcome to Crowley Associates. We are a planning consultancy based in Sheffield, dedicated to achieving high quality, sustainable, integrative and inclusive spatial planning solutions. We specialise in providing advice on planning, design and development issues using a comprehensive knowledge of the planning system to maximise your project’s potential of success.


We launched our business in September 2011, to bring forward a new offer of expertise in the field of contemporary planning, regeneration and heritage management. Our work is underpinned by a solid understanding of planning law, policy and practice, we have a strong appreciation for good architecture and urban design and we operate around a culture of professionalism and integrity.

Crowley Associates works across the commercial, residential, industrial, education, community, leisure and health sectors to offer a comprehensive development management service.

The company’s in depth knowledge of the design and development process and technical expertise in the field means that your project can be fully supported from inception through to every stage of the planning process.


Useful information - Planning advice
The Environment Agency has just announced plans to start charging developers for planning advice at £84 per hour. For more information, click on the ... Read more
Useful information - Permitted Development Rights for householders
For those of you who would like to know a little bit more about permitted development rights, here is a link to the guidance on the latest extension to Permitted Development ... Read more
Latest news - Bowden Hay Mill
We are pleased to have won our appeal against the refusal of planning permission at Bowden Hey. We are currently looking at the development potential of a site adjoining! For ... Read more
Latest news - Britannia Mill
Following our submission, we are pleased to announce that High Peak Borough Council is proposing to release the site for housing and is currently consulting with the local ... Read more
Latest news - Victoria Avenue, Ockbrook
The Inspectorate has agreed to our request for a Hearing and we are still actively promoting the site for housing through the Local Plan Inquiry. For more details of this ... Read more
Latest news - Barnes Hall Farm
Planning permission gained for Barnes Hall Farm on 27th June. Contracts exchanged on 23th July 2013, the Open House Project is itching to get going! For more details on the ... Read more