Gilian Macinnes BSc MBA MRTPI, set up Gilian Macinnes Associates in 2016 after a long career in local government. She advises primarily local authorities, and delivers training, in relation to: s106 &CIL, infrastructure delivery, affordable housing, viability, development management, planning policy and SPDs; undertakes planning service reviews/transformation projects and interim planning service management. Local Authority clients include: Hertfordshire CC, Gloucestershire CC, Cotswold DC, Dacorum BC, Ashford BC and PAS. Gilian is currently Interim Head of Planning and Development at Ashford Borough Council.
Gilian has had articles published on viability and developer contributions in the RICS Property, the ACES Terrier Journal and the TCPA Journal. Gilian is a trustee of the Town and Country Planning Association (TCPA).