Design Review

Design South East manages the Design South East Panel and a series of local design panels, supporting local planning authorities, developers and communities through impartial, constructive and expert design review of policies, plans and projects. 

Case study

Horsted Park - volume residential development

Horsted Park is one of region’s most successful housing developments, thanks to input at key stages by the Design South East Panel and a positive dialogue with the local authority, developer and design team.

The Design South East Panel

Meet the Design South East Panel

Experienced, objective and authoritative, the Design South East Panel is professionally managed and offers a clear, constructive and consistent voice on design quality in the built environment.

Case study

The Forest House - Paragraph 55 housing

The Design South East Panel can offer its expertise to clients, architects and local authorities when considering whether proposed new homes in the countryside meet the rigorous test in NPPF Paragraph 55.

Local design review

Bringing world class expertise to the local level

Working in partnership with local planning authorities, our local branches of the Design South East Panel offer particular expertise of local areas when providing high quality and consistent design review services.

Case study

Worthing Pool - public sector and masterplanning

How the Coastal West Sussex Panel – a local panel managed by Design South East – is working with architects, developers and the local authority to raise the design quality of a key regeneration scheme.