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

Over 8,700 client schemes, with over 96% of our clients returning to us with further work on subsequent schemes. Following a recent internal audit of all projects we worked on from January 2010 through to and including December 2012 we were pleased to note a success rate for our Clients 98.52%

What our Clients’ say:

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

CPD Seminar Highway Development Control and Flood Risk

Tue 31 March 2015

I would like to thank the Team at Sandersons for providing CPD Seminars on Highway Development Control and Flood Risk to our Chartered Surveyors. The content of each meeting was both relevant and informative and gave useful, practical guidance on each topic. It is clear that Sandersons have a wealth of knowledge and expertise in […]

Speed Survey and Sight Line Calculations

Mon 23 March 2015

From the first time we spoke with one of your associates it was clear that Sanderson’s is a professional organisation. It was only a small project – a traffic survey for visibility splays – but we were made to feel like our custom was important. Everything was done promptly, within budget and with excellent and […]

Transport Assessment and Travel Plan Proposed Business Park

Mon 23 March 2015

Our thanks for your prompt and efficient service with this project. Philip Oakley, Commercial Property Services

Highways Advice and Swept Path Analysis – Wigan Fire & Ambulance Station

Thu 12 March 2015

Thanks again for the work you have done for us in relation to the provision of highways advice and swept path analysis on the Wigan Fire & Ambulance Station project. Your expertise and quick service have enabled us to deliver projects for our Clients with confidence and clarity. We place great importance on the quality […]

Swept Path Analysis, Commercial Factory Relocation

Tue 10 February 2015

Keir Architecture Ltd having commissioned Sanderson Associates to provided Swept Path Analysis on a factory relocation project, received a very swift and professional service, with clear and informative drawings being produced to a very pleasing time scale… We would highly recommend Sandersons to our Associates and Client Base… Kier Taylor , Director, Kier Architecture Ltd

Flood Risk Assessment, Testimonial, Residential Property

Mon 9 February 2015

I would just like to say that the service I received was professional and prompt and I would have no hesitation in using Sanderson Associates again. Thank you for all your help. – Balbinder Heer, Planning Consultant

Complex Residential Access Proposal and Transport Assessment, Testimonial

Wed 28 January 2015

Sanderson Associates advised on a complex access proposal involving various existing accesses and multiple landowners for us. Through their detailed negotiations with the Council, Transport Assessment produced and submitted, they were able to successfully design and negotiate a combined access design to facilitate access to potential development land whilst providing a single improved access point […]

Highway Advice – Testimonial

Mon 26 January 2015

Sandersons were recommended to us as highway survey experts and they lived up to their reputation. The 3 surveys conducted on our behalf were carefully planned and executed and reported in a timely fashion. They also worked closely with our architect and planning consultant to deliver an authoritative report to counter objections raised by the […]

Transport Assessment Testimonial

Mon 26 January 2015

Very pleased with the service, attentive as always to changes required, and quick to respond. Edmond Shipway Construction Consultants



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Sanderson Associates delivers experience and knowledge from top to bottom – Managing Director Alison France has over 32 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 and Ireland.

Some of our Recent Appointments:

New Appointment – Detailed Highway Design Drawings

Wed 1 July 2015

Today, when we were appointed by our client to act as their Highway Consultant we received an instruction from them on a very interesting project to provide Detailed Highway Design Drawings for a proposed mixed use development in Merseyside.

New Instruction – Transport Assessment

Wed 1 July 2015

We are pleased our client has entrusted us with their scheme today to provide a Transport Assessment for a proposed residential development in Humberside.

New Appointment – Stage 3 Road Safety Audit

Wed 1 July 2015

We appreciate being appointed by our client to act as their Highway Consultants to provide a Stage 3 Road Safety Audit for a proposed residential development in West Yorkshire.

New Instruction – Transport Assessment and Travel Plan

Tue 30 June 2015

Our client instructed us today to act as their Highway Planning Consultants to provide a Transport Assessment and Travel Plan for a proposed mixed use development in Merseyside.

New Appointment – Highways Advice

Tue 30 June 2015

We were today appointed by our client to act as their Transport Consultant to provide our Highways Advice for a proposed mixed use development in Merseyside.

New Instruction – Framework Servicing Plan

Tue 30 June 2015

We appreciate our latest instruction from our client to provide a Framework Servicing Plan for a proposed mixed use development in Lancashire.

New Appointment – Detailed Highway Design Drawings

Tue 30 June 2015

Our Client appointed us today to act as their Highway Engineer to provide Detailed Highway Design Drawings for a proposed mixed use development in Cheshire.

New Instruction – Traffic Signal and Road Resurfacing Advice

Mon 29 June 2015

We appreciate being instructed by our client to act as their Highway Consultants to provide our traffic signal and road resurfacing advice for a proposed mixed use development in Greater Manchester.

New Appointment – Transport Statement

Mon 29 June 2015

Our engineers started work today on a new appointment we received from our client when they instructed us as their Highway Planning Consultant to provide a Transport Statement for a proposed leisure development in Nottinghamshire.

New Instruction – Highways Advice

Mon 29 June 2015

We were today instructed by our client to act as their Highway Planning Consultant to provide our highways advice for a proposed residential development in Lancashire.



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