Areas of Expertise
Town planning and urban regeneration, including policy-making at all levels., Consultation and community engagement., Heritage-led regeneration and conservation
Dave Chetwyn is Managing Director/Partner of Urban Vision Enterprise CIC and Director/Partner of D2H Land Planning Development Limited.
Dave is Chair of the Board of the National Planning Forum, an Associate of the Consultation Institute and a Design Council Built Environment Expert. Former roles include Head of Planning Aid England, Chair of the Institute of Historic Building Conservation and Chair of the Historic Towns Forum.
Dave’s experience includes leading and advising on various national planning support programmes, planning mediation work in various parts of the country, specialist heritage adviser for Crossrail (Thames Tunnels section) and neighbourhood plan independent examiner.
Dave is the author of several publications for national bodies, including Locality, the Institute of Historic Building Conservation and the National Trust, and authored parts of British Standard BS7913.
Dave has advised various Government organisations, working groups, reviews and committees on planning and regeneration. He has extensive leadership and management experience with UK, national and local organisations and a strong track-record in third sector organisational development.