• Worthing CIL Charging Schedule Found Sound

    Following a viability assessment undertaken by Dixon Searle Partnership (DSP) on behalf of WBC, Worthing Borough Council’s Community Infrastructure Levy Charging Schedule (CIL CS) has been found to be sound and to provide...

    Read more >
  • RICS publishes updated viability Guidance

    The RICS has published an update to its guidance in relation to viability. Dated March 2021, released in April 2021 and effective from July 2021, the new Guidance Note (“Assessing viability in planning under the National...

    Read more >
  • The Future Homes Standard & Viability

    The meaning of “Sustainability” is often described as “meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs”[1]. This principle has an impact on not only...

    Read more >
  • Bromley CIL Found Sound

    The London Borough of Bromley has had its Community Infrastructure Levy Draft Charging Schedule (CIL DCS) found sound by Independent Examiner Keith Holland. The CIL DCS was supported by viability assessment work carried out by the Dixon...

    Read more >
  • Nuneaton & Bedworth BC Local Plan Found Sound

    The Nuneaton & Bedworth Borough Council Local Plan has been found sound by Inspector David Spencer on 9th April 2019. DSP provided the viability evidence to support the Local Plan and stated by the Inspector to be “a...

    Read more >
  • Welcome Nick!

    We are very pleased to announce that Nick Molyneux has joined DSP as a Senior Consultant. Nick arrives from Guildford Borough Council where he spent several years as Housing Development Manager. Nick will take on the role...

    Read more >
  • Further recruitment at DSP

    We are very pleased to announce that Emily Hatch has recently joined DSP to add to our expanding research and admin team. Having previously worked as a land development solicitor , Emily adds another layer of property expertise...

    Read more >
  • Goodbye Grayshott. Hello Elstead…

    We are very excited to have finally completed out move to new offices at Tanshire Park in Elstead. Following our recent expansion, we found ourselves outgrowing our office space therefore took the decision to move slightly...

    Read more >
  • Goodbye Rachel. Hello…Rachel…

    Although we are sad to see her go, Rachel Solani has taken the exciting decision to take some time out and head off to Zimbabwe for a few months and concentrate on her artwork. Rachel has been a valued member of the DSP team...

    Read more >
  • Horsham CIL Charging Schedule Found Sound

    Horsham District Council’s Community Infrastructure Levy Draft Charging Schedule has been found sound following the CIL Examination undertaken earlier this year. Dixon Searle Partnership provided the viability evidence...

    Read more >