Alex Cole - MRTPI

Telephone: 020 7332 2110

Alex joined DWD in 2015 and has over 5 years’ experience as a town planning consultant. Alex is a chartered member of the Royal Town Planning Institute.

Alex has worked within project teams that have secured planning permission for a number of clients for retail, commercial and residential uses. Alex has substantial experience in preparing town centre health checks and sequential assessments. He is proficient in managing multidisciplinary project teams and has dealt with a wide range of challenging planning and environmental issues.

Alex has gained considerable experience in stakeholder consultation and engagement both at consultation events and during the determination process of planning applications. Alex also has experience in monitoring emerging policy frameworks and undertaking site appraisals.


  • Retail and Commercial
  • Mixed Use
  • Residential
  • Infrastructure and Energy


  • Retail Impact Assessments
  • S. 106 Advice
  • Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)
  • Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA)
  • Planning Appeals, Development Consent Orders (DCO)
  • Strategic Land Promotion
  • Strategic Planning & Feasibility Advice
  • Heritage Advice
  • Planning Conditions


  • Ambit
  • Store Property
  • Chancerygate
  • IKEA
  • Costco