Whaleback is a Town Planning and design practice with over 50 years combined experience in providing comprehensive planning and design services to our clients. 

Our experience comes from serving both private and public sector clients including landowners, developers, local authorities, homeowners and charitable organisations.

Whaleback is an established practice registered with the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI).


  • Our role - Whaleback offers expert professional advice, support and representation at all stages of the design and planning process. We can project manage the preparation and submission of planning applications entirely in-house or contribute specific expertise and guidance for existing projects.

  • Our mission - We are passionate about the built environment and its sustainable integration with the landscape.  This applies to everything from householder extensions to new housing sites in sensitive landscapes such as the South Downs National Park.

  • Our value - Whaleback’s technical knowledge, insight and close working relationships with local planning authorities provides our clients with the best possible representation in the planning process.


To learn more about how we can support you, please review our services in the following areas:

PLANNING | DESIGN | SURVEYS