Lesley Tierney

Lesley Tierney

Associate + Chartered Planning Consultant

BSc (Hons) MRTPI


Lesley runs the planning consultancy side of the business.

Advises clients on all kinds of development projects at the pre-application and application stage. Preparation of planning applications, supporting planning statements, appraisals, appeals and Local Development Plan bids.

In 2016 Lesley was promoted to Associate and works closely with all members of our team.

Key Skills

  • Written and verbal communication
  • Strong decision making and problem solving
  • Track record of delivering results


21 years’ experience in the public and private sector with a wealth of knowledge on the planning system in Scotland.

Involvement in a number of high profile projects in the North-East of Scotland including master planning, residential, wind energy, golf and leisure and retail developments.

  • Large scale residential development at Chapel Park, Oldmeldrum and Waterton, Ellon
  • Enabling development across a number of historical sites in Aberdeenshire and Angus
  • Commercial and Industrial Development
  • Planning Appeals for both residential and commercial developments
  • Submission of bids for the Local development plans and representation to policy documents
  • Advice to clients and our team on planning issues in conservation areas and listed buildings