The site planning stage is a key first step in designing any garden. Understanding development approvals, locating & confirming clearances for services, tree surveys & assessment of existing vegetation, working with regulated trees, checking site levels & drainage issues, & a detailed measuring of the house & structural landscape are fundamental to this stage.

Typical services can include – detailed site measuring – detail survey’s by registered surveyor – tree survey’s – confirming services (electricity, water, sewerage, stormwater, communications, etc) – location of underground services – advice – recommendations for construction contractors