About Barr Planning

We are a boutique town planning consultancy practice, highly agile and outcomes driven in our delivery of planning services.

Our experience and our relationships are what makes us the experts, today and tomorrow. We want the best for our clients, working in partnership with landowners, developers, and consent authorities to achieve our clients’ objectives. No matter what the planning problem or challenge, we are dedicated to making things happen.

Our planning practice focuses on development assessment, strategic planning and social and economic impact assessment. The team are highly skilled and qualified planning professionals, with a diverse range of experience. We collaborate with allied design, environmental and engineering practices, both as lead consultant and as team members.

At Barr Planning we believe in setting the bar high. Why? Because we value delivering high quality outcomes for our clients and communities, both today and in the future.

Development Assessment
Strategic Planning
Social & Economic Impact

Partnering for Positive Social Impact

We also believe that we have a unique opportunity and responsibility to support organisations that seek to make a positive social impact in the community. To do this we endeavour to work with organisations that specifically help those who are disadvantaged or vulnerable and are committed to developing collaborative partnerships with clients to help further improve social outcomes.

Our Latest Projects

Medowie Christian School
Client: Medowie Christian College Partners: Shac Architects Location Medowie, Port Stephens CIV: $5.6 million The project was approval of a new Educational STEM Building for Medowie Christian School is a…
Affordable Housing & Commercial Development
Client: EDM & Centuria Partners: Shaddock Architects Location North Gosford CIV: $9.7 million Multi-story mixed use development with 38 Residential Affordable Housing units and ground floor Commercial Development Our role…