Bourne Rural Planning Consultancy LTD

Bourne Rural Planning Consultancy

Advice on Agricultural and Equestrian Planning Issues + 
Expert Witness Work


Bourne Rural Planning Consultancy Limited was set up with the sole aim of providing quality planning advice and expert opinion to landowners and local authorities on rural planning matters. Its MD Jill Scrivener is one of the most experienced and tenacious consultants in the business who, unusually, brings the hands-on experience of running her own agricultural business earlier in her career. She offers an intelligent and results driven approach as evidenced by her high success rate and a strong demand for her services. She is regularly called upon by local authorities for advice, opinion and training and as an expert witness at Planning Appeals and Public Inquiries.

'Achieving a 90% success rate'


Get in touch

M: +44 (0) 7824 810784
T: +44 (0) 1264 737324


Areas of Expertise

Agricultural Development

Including the establishment and relocation of new yard areas on greenfield sites, additional agricultural buildings or extensions and diversification opportunities.

Permitted Development Rights

Agricultural buildings, tracks, hardstanding etc., and the new opportunities associated with Class Q (agricultural to residential conversion) and Class R (agricultural to a flexible commercial use).

Rural Workers Dwellings

Support of applications for temporary workers dwellings (for a period of three years to enable the establishment of a new enterprise) and for permanent workers dwellings to support an established enterprise.


Equestrian Development

Including sand schools, indoor schools, stable blocks, American barns and farrier facilities.

Expert Witness Work

Attending and providing evidence for planning appeals, informal hearings and public inquiries.


Offering tailored training courses and roundtable events for local authorities, farmers and landowners.


Bourne Rural is a specialist rural planning business that provides expert advice and opinion to landowners, farmers and local authorities. It applies the same determination and results driven approach to every client, big or small.


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