Sanderson Associates Highways, Traffic, Transportation and Water Consulting Engineers

About Sanderson Associates

Sanderson Associates (Consulting Engineers) Limited are a specialist firm of Highways, Traffic, Transportation and Water Consulting Engineers.

Sanderson Associates best value, objective, experienced, quality solutions for all your highway, traffic, transportation and water engineering needs.

Supporting you through ALL aspects of access planning to deliver cost effective solutions to satisfy the planning requirements.

From initial view on site to planning appeals and site supervision during Highway construction works, Sanderson Associates deliver objective, bespoke advice to ensure best value for money solutions.

  • Highway planning application advice
  • Transport Assessments
  • Sustainable transport schemes
  • Road & Sewer design
  • Flood Risk Assessments

Over 29 Years in business delivering experience and tailored advice to your needs.

To date we are pleased to have been appointed on and completed over 9,400 of our client's schemes.

Following a recent internal audit we are delighted to report a success rate for our clients of 99.24% for all projects that we have worked on from January 2013 through to and including December 2014.


What our Clients' say:

Highways Advice, Proposed Residential Development, Micklepage Paddock

Wed 29 June 2016

I would just like to reiterate my thanks, together with those of my clients, for all the work that you did in assisting to obtain planning permission for the above project. Highways had always indicated that being able to provide adequate sight lines onto the main road would be a major factor in determining this […]

Advice on Site Drainage

Wed 22 June 2016

We consulted Sanderson Associates with regard to a surface water drainage design issue that we had recently. They were prompt in their response to us and were able to cut right through to the heart of the problem and provide advice that was direct and uncomplicated. The information provided satisfied the requirements of the local […]

Highway Advice – Testimonial

Mon 9 May 2016

Bob came to the island as an, ‘expert witness’, in a Planning Appeal, for a sizeable property build, essentially covering the Highway issues. After meeting Bob the day before the Appeal, it was abundantly clear this chap, ‘knew his stuff’. His consummate professionalism, experience and knowledge came though at the Hearing, contributing to the process […]

Transport Report in Opposition to Proposed Large Scale Housing

Tue 5 April 2016

We commissioned a Transport Report from Sanderson’s in opposition to a proposed large scale housing development near us. Ian Ladbrooke provided professional expertise in identifying the transport issues and the flaws in the developer’s transport assessment. His input proved invaluable and ultimately the application was refused on transport grounds. The report was delivered on time […]

Swept Path Analysis, Proposed Extension to Industrial Development

Mon 7 December 2015

As an independent property developer I was asked for a swept path analysis to aid my planning application. I googled and found Sanderson Associates, never had I heard of them before. I have to say from the start they were extremely professional and very prompt. I asked for many amendments on my analysis at the […]

Residential Development and Agricultural Access

Wed 16 September 2015

In my work as a planning consultant, I have come across a number of intransigent highway officers. Engaging Sandersons has allowed me to overcome these problems and secure planning consent for some difficult sites. They offer efficient and professional service which I can thoroughly recommend. Adrian Rose, Rose Consulting

Swept Path Analysis – Residential Development

Wed 5 August 2015

 Many thanks for the final swept path analysis drawings. Can I also say that its been a pleasure, and we will definitely use your services again on future projects. Richard On behalf of C E Gilbert & Son Developments Ltd

Swept Path Analysis

Mon 27 July 2015

We are a small civil engineering consultancy mainly involved in the design of housing developments. We often require swept-path analysis in order to satisfy local councils that their vehicles will be able to access the development. We send our site plans to Darren at Sanderson Associates who always provides a fast, efficient and consistent service. […]

Planning Appeal Rebuttal, Proposed Residential Property

Mon 13 July 2015

 We initially engaged Sanderson’s to carry out a traffic survey to support a planning application. They were recommended by our architect and their quote was very reasonable compared with other survey companies that we approached. Unfortunately, the initial survey was sabotaged when the monitoring tubes were pulled up by an unknown third party. Sanderson’s recommended […]

Flood Risk Assessment, Residential Development

Mon 15 June 2015

Sanderson Associates has provided us with a very professional service, and has always responded extremely quickly and efficiently to our client’s requirements. Laura Elias, Assistant Planner, CBRE Ltd

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Sanderson Associates delivers experience and knowledge from top to bottom – Managing Director Alison France has over 33 years' experience in the industry, supported by 25 committed technical and support staff all with specialist knowledge to provide you with the knowledge and experience to manage your requirements through the planning process.

Our experienced staff are from Local Government, Traffic Management, Water Management, Transportation Planning and Delivery ALL providing you with the best value advice and planning delivery whatever your scheme in the UK, Isle of Man or Ireland.


Some of our Recent Appointments:

New Appointment – Highways Advice

Thu 30 June 2016

We appreciate our latest appointment from our client to provide our Highways Advice for a proposed mixed use development in Manchester.

New Instruction – Access Appraisal Study

Thu 30 June 2016

Another new client instructed us today to act as their Highway Consultants to carry out an Access Appraisal Study for a proposed residential development in West Yorkshire.

New Appointment – Swept Path Analysis Drawings

Wed 29 June 2016

We appreciate being appointed by our client to act as their Highway Planning Consultant to prepare Swept Path Analysis Drawings for a proposed residential development in Bedfordshire.

New Instruction – Technical Report

Wed 29 June 2016

We are pleased another new client has entrusted us with their scheme today to provide a Technical Report for a proposed residential development in Bedfordshire.

New Appointment – Detailed Highway Design Drawings

Tue 28 June 2016

Today, when we were appointed by another new client to act as their Transportation Consultant, we received an appointment from them on a very interesting project to prepare Detailed Highway Design Drawings for a proposed highways development in West Yorkshire.

New Instruction – Highways Advice

Tue 28 June 2016

Our client entrusted us with their project and instructed us today to act as their Highways Engineer to provide our Highways Advice] for a proposed residential development in South Yorkshire.

New Instruction – Transport Statement

Mon 27 June 2016

We were today instructed by another new client to act as their Transport Consultants to prepare a Transport Statement for a proposed residential development in Greater Manchester.

New Appointment – Flood Risk Assessment

Mon 27 June 2016

We are pleased to receive an appointment from another new client today to carry out a Flood Risk Assessment for a proposed residential development in West Yorkshire.

New Appointment – Highways Advice

Mon 27 June 2016

Our engineers started work today on a new appointment we received from our client, when they instructed us as their Highway Consultant, to provide our Highways Advice for a proposed residential development in West Yorkshire.

New Instruction – Flood Risk Assessment

Fri 24 June 2016

We appreciate our latest instruction from our client to provide a Flood Risk Assessment for a proposed residential development in West Yorkshire.

Sanderson Associates best value, objective, experienced, quality solutions for all your highway, traffic, transportation and water engineering needs.

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Sanderson Associates offer you complete highway planning, transportation and flood risk solutions, delivering for you and your scheme – To discuss your requirements please contact us directly on 01924 844080, e-mail us at mail@sandersonassociates.co.uk or use our secure online request a fee proposal form.