Adrian Barker

Lucid Planning Ltd

Adrian has over 23 years of planning experience, including 16 years in planning consultancy. Projects range from pure housing schemes through to mixed-use regeneration and large-scale commercial.

Over the years he has developed a broad client base having worked with a spectrum of clients from national property companies to small-scale residential developers. In 2016 he set up Lucid Planning Ltd with the aim of providing clients with an independent, efficient and versatile planning consultancy with a clear delivery focus. He is available and happy to help with any planning queries that you might have.

Compulsory Purchase
Adrian Barker, of Lucid Planning, has appeared as planning witness for Three Rivers District Council at the resent CPO Inquiry associated with the proposed redevelopment of South Oxhey town centre. Planning permission has already been secured by Countryside Properties and if the CPO is successful the redevelopment will provide a contemporary mixed use sustainable centre accommodating 5,137sqm of retail and support space, along with 514 dwellings.

Development in the Green Belt
Lucid Planning has secured planning permission for a new Scout Hut in the Green Belt to the South of Watford.

Overcoming Hurdles
Lucid Planning have delivered another planning permission to facilitate relocation of an existing business in South Oxhey. The new garage and car sales facility was secured despite the sites inclusion within a wider policy allocation for housing and need to relocate an existing community facility.

Happy to Help
Lucid Planning is pleased to have supported the recently submitted planning application for a new, and greatly improved, town leisure centre in Andover, through provision of a detailed and technically robust planning statement on behalf of Places for People Leisure Management Ltd.

Protecting Business
Lucid Planning is assisting Make It Ealing, and the businesses that it represents, in making appropriate representations to the emerging Central Ealing Neighbourhood Plan to ensure that business interests are recognised and protected within the planning process.

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(The Associates from left to right - Adrian Barker, Jeff Picksley, Nicola French, David Smith and Michael Harrison)

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