Northamptonshire County Council – School expansion programme


Aitchison Raffety were appointed by Northamptonshire County Council to provide planning advice in respect of the expansion of 11 schools across Northamptonshire. These projects incorporated advice on a wider remit, including:

  • Permitted Development opportunities;
  • Initial Planning Appraisals to establish development potential and the best approach to development;
  • Submission and negotiation of planning applications; and
  • Submission of planning appeals.


Aitchison Raffety have also been appointed as the planning consultant for a new special needs school at Corby, with an application expected to be submitted in early 2017.