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

Over 8,200 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:

Residential Development, Public Consultation, Transport Assessment and Travel Plan

Mon 8 September 2014

Sanderson Associates has recently assisted Barratt David Wilson Homes in securing outline planning permission for a residential development of 96 units on land at Grange Road, Golcar, Huddersfield. Sanderson’s participated in a Public Consultation event and subsequently provided a Transport Assessment and Travel Plan in support of the proposals. Planning permission has recently been granted(…)

Simon Rogers, Transport Assessment, Residential Development

Tue 19 August 2014

Sanderson Associates provided a Transport Statement for me as part of a residential planning application. Planning permission was granted and I am sure that the diligence, attention to detail and comprehensive statement delivered by Sanderson Associates was pivotal in the success of the application.

Dave King, Developer, Flood Risk Assessment, 76 Unit Development

Tue 12 August 2014

I recently required a Flood Risk Assessment to accompany my planning application for 76 units in Prestwood, but unfortunately I had overlooked this requirement and as such I needed it fast. Sandersons had previously been very efficient in providing my transport statement for the site, so I contacted them and explained the urgency of the(…)

Thomas Booker, Developer, Swept Path Analysis

Thu 31 July 2014

I contacted Darren at Sanderson Associates to provide vehicle swept path analysis for a social housing re-landscaping scheme. Darren was able to respond immediately to my requirements, and produced clear simple advice, and further support to fluidly progress my project all for a basic fee – fantastic!

Steve Wright, Architect, Flood Risk Assessment – Residential

Thu 5 June 2014

Just a note to thank you for your prompt and efficient service providing the Flood Risk Assessment. It is the second time I have used your company for the provision of an FRA to be included within a Planning Application. I can say that your company, and yourself on this occasion, have been very professional(…)

Charles Looker, Farming Business, Swept Path Analysis

Tue 25 March 2014

When we required a swept path analysis for our project, Sanderson Associates were prompt, practical and helpful in providing it.

Janet Armitage, Tourism Business, Transport Statement

Fri 14 February 2014

We are a small farming and tourism business, who have used Sanderson Associates on several projects. In each case we have found them to be efficient, pleasant and very helpful, always prepared to go the extra mile to ensure customer satisfaction.

Gareth King, Architect, Pozzoni LLP, Flood Risk Assessment – National Water Sports Centre

Wed 5 February 2014

Sanderson Associates were appointed to assist with the discussions and objections we were having with the Environment Agency for various planning applications at the National Water Sports Centre. Sanderson Associates produced detailed Flood Risk Assessments and liaised with various departments of the Environment Agency to overcome the difficulties we were facing at this flood prone(…)

Stewart Rowe, Principal, The Planning & Design Bureau Ltd

Tue 28 January 2014

Sanderson Associates were instructed late in the day to produce a Flood Risk Assessment to accompany an existing planning application for residential redevelopment (46 units) of green field land in Essex. This required the modelling of flood events along a Main River and the need to demonstrate that the risk to life and property had(…)

Andrew Bellas, Developer, Siddalls Property Ltd, Flood Risk Assessment, Industrial Development

Wed 11 December 2013

Thanks for your help and professionalism in preparing the FRA to support this project. Your tact and tenacity, when dealing with the local authority, paid off. Great service.



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Sanderson Associates delivers experience and knowledge from top to bottom – Managing Director Alison France has over 31 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 Instruction – Detailed Highway Design Work

Wed 1 October 2014

Our Client instructed us today to act as their Highway Engineer to carry out Detailed Highway Design Work for a Proposed Residential Development in South Yorkshire.

New Instruction – Stage 1 and 2 Road Safety Audit

Wed 1 October 2014

We were today instructed by another new Client to act as their Highway Engineer to carry out a Stage 1 and 2 Road Safety Audit for a Proposed Industrial Development in Lancashire.

New Appointment – Flood Risk Assessment

Wed 1 October 2014

We are pleased to receive an appointment from our Client today to prepare a Flood Risk Assessment for a Proposed Mixed Use Development in Merseyside.

New Appointment – Detailed Highway Design Drawings

Tue 30 September 2014

We are pleased to receive an appointment from our Client today to prepare Detailed Highway Design Drawings for a Proposed Mixed Use Development in Cheshire.

New Instruction – Highways Advice

Tue 30 September 2014

We are pleased another new Client has entrusted us with their scheme today to provide our Highways Advice for a Proposed Mixed Use Development in Lancashire.

New Appointment – Transport Statement

Tue 30 September 2014

We appreciate our latest appointment from our Client to prepare a Transport Statement for a Proposed Mixed Use Development in Merseyside.

New Appointment – Flood Risk Assessment

Tue 30 September 2014

We appreciate our latest appointment from our Client to provide a Flood Risk Assessment for a Proposed Industrial Development in Kingston Upon Hull

New Instruction – Travel Plan Coordinator

Tue 30 September 2014

We were today instructed by our Client to act as their Transport Consultant to act as a Travel Plan Coordinator for a Proposed Residential Development in West Yorkshire.

New Instruction – Transport Statement

Mon 29 September 2014

We were today instructed by another new Client to act as their Highway Consultants to provide a Transport Statement for a Proposed Residential Development in Staffordshire.

New Appointment – Travel Plan Coordinator

Mon 29 September 2014

Today, when we were appointed by our Client to act as their Transport Consultants, we received an instruction from them on a very interesting project to carry out a Travel Plan Coordinator for a Proposed Residential Development in West Yorkshire.



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