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Nigel Harris

Director, Head of Boyer Midlands

Nigel is the Head and Director of the Midlands office which he opened in 2017 and is involved in a wide range of large strategic projects for a house builders and developers. Nigel has over 34 years planning experience having started work in various local planning authorities before moving to the private sector working as the Planning Director for a David Wilson Homes and Wilson Bowden Developments as well as working for other planning consultancies. Nigel has extensive experience and expertise of successfully promoting large scale residential and mixed use schemes, development management and Appeal work.

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Projects worked on


Amber Way, Burbage

Boyer successfully secured full planning permission at appeal for 40 dwellings and associated infrastructure at Land South of Amber Way, Burbage for Persimmon Homes (North Midlands) Ltd.


Fair Farm, Waltham

On behalf of Bellway Homes, Boyer successfully secured Reserved Matters for the erection of 60 dwellings including new access, public open space, landscaping, play area and associated infrastructure.


Plots 8a & 8b, Lindhurst, Mansfield

On behalf of Avant Homes, Boyer Midlands secured Reserved Matters approval for the delivery of 63 dwellings on Plots 8a & 8b of the Lindhurst Sustainable Urban Extension to the south of Mansfield.


Phase 2 Road – Lindhurst, Mansfield

Boyer Midlands prepared and submitted a £3 million Funding Application, including Full Business Case, to the Local Enterprise Partnership for the East Midlands (D2N2) to secure the delivery of the Phase 2 Infrastructure Road at Lindhurst, the Sustainable Urban Extension to the south of Mansfield.

Meet the team

Boyer’s success is built on our team of expert consultants. Our Bristol planning and development specialists bring insight, experience, and enthusiasm to every project.

David Hutchinson

Associate Director

Ian Long

Senior Land & Planning Consultant

Nigel Harris

Director, Head of Boyer Midlands

Phoebe Conway

Graduate Planner

Raj Bains

Senior Planner

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