Sustainable Planning
head and shoulders portrait of Carol Somper sustainable development consultant

Carol Somper Sustainable Planning

Carol offers a variety of sustainable planning services for developers including:


Carol has an in-depth understanding of how sustainability for natural capital enhancement can be applied through planning process. Carol has worked on a diverse range of strategic initiatives, large infrastructure projects and other development projects over the last 25 years undertaking area-wide and site specific sustainability appraisal.


Carol has undertaken development work for a range of clients including: Allerdale DC, Exmoor National Park Authority, Peel Ports & Holdings, Elsick Development Company, Sainsbury’s Stores Ltd, Network Rail, Ashill Development Ltd, First Wessex and the Highwood Group.



As an experienced licensed BREEAM Communities Assessor/Auditor listed in GreenBookLive (BRE Global), Carol understands the process and technical issues covered by the scheme.

Carols' role as the assessor is to interpret the requirements of each issue in relation to a scheme, communicate these requirements to the client and liaise with the project team to collate the evidence which needs to be submitted along with the assessment report.