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MA Town and Regional Planning, MRTPI
Matthew has extensive knowledge of housing need and supply gained through over 20 years’ experience working across the public and private sectors.
Prior to joining WYG, he was the Northern Planning Manager for the Home Builders Federation and has also worked for several local authorities in development management, planning policy and community involvement roles.
At the HBF, he worked alongside national, regional and local house builders and represented the house building industry in more than 50 Local Plan examinations. He now provides our clients with expertise in relation to housing requirements and objectively assessed need, particularly in challenging Local Plans and Core Strategies at Examinations. He has a wealth of experience advising house builders on this, and other relevant areas of planning, and in undertaking detailed assessments of housing need and supply.