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Chartered Town Planners and Development Consultants

We are Stephen Little and Associates.

We are a team of experienced and qualified town planners who specialize in providing professional planning and development advice to clients across a wide range of sectors.
Our Vision

"To create vibrant and sustainable communities through innovative and inclusive town planning solutions."

Our mission

"To provide innovative and sustainable town planning solutions that balance the needs of residents, businesses, and the environment."

Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for all community members by providing innovative and sustainable town planning solutions that balance the needs of residents, businesses, and the environment. We strive to create vibrant and livable communities through strategic planning, design, and community engagement. Our goal is to ensure that all development projects are responsible, inclusive, and respectful of the unique characteristics of each community we serve.
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Over 20 years of providing unrivalled town planning and advice throughout Ireland.

Stephen Little and Associates is a leading chartered town planning consultancy firm, providing expert advice and services to clients across a wide range of industries. Our team of highly qualified and experienced town planners have an in-depth understanding of the planning system, and a wealth of experience in delivering successful planning projects.

We specialize in providing strategic planning advice, site appraisals, planning applications, and appeals. Our services cover all aspects of the planning process, from pre-application advice to post-permission delivery. We have a track record of securing planning permission for a wide range of developments, from small-scale residential projects to large-scale commercial and mixed-use schemes.

Our team has a deep understanding of the complex and ever-changing planning laws and regulations, and we use this knowledge to guide our clients through the planning process, ensuring that their projects are delivered on time and within budget.

We pride ourselves on providing a personal and professional service to our clients, and we are committed to building long-term relationships with our clients. Our reputation for delivering high-quality, cost-effective planning solutions has led to us being appointed by an ever-growing list of satisfied clients, ranging from private individuals and small developers to large corporate and public sector organizations.

We are committed to sustainable development and ensuring that our clients’ projects make a positive contribution to the communities they serve. We work closely with local authorities, community groups, and other stakeholders to ensure that our clients’ proposals are well-received and supported.

If you are looking for a professional, reliable, and experienced chartered town planning consultancy firm, look no further than Stephen Little and Associates.

Contact us today to discuss your project and find out how we can help you achieve your planning goals.
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Our values


We prioritizes the long-term well-being of the community and the environment through the development of sustainable and resilient communities.

Community engagement

We value active engagement with the community, ensuring that their needs and concerns are taken into consideration in the planning and development process.


We always strive to create inclusive and equitable communities, where all members of society have access to the same opportunities and resources.


The consultancy values the use of innovative planning and development practices to create forward-thinking and adaptable communities.


We value open and transparent communication with all stakeholders, ensuring that all parties are informed and involved in the planning and development process.


We value the ability to respond to the changing needs of the community, and is committed to continuously evolving and improving its planning and development practices.
Don't take our word for it

Here's what our clients are saying:

“SLA consistently provides strategic planning advice that has assisted in securing positive outcomes on behalf of Twinlite in a highly challenging environment”

Cian Burke

Projects Director, Twinlite
“SLA is commercially minded and very receptive to our requirements as a developer. They are professional, proactive, responsive and commercial. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them.”

Peter McKenna

Head of Development, Europe - Kennedy Wilson
“Our family firm have used SLA over many years and they have always given us good quality,  timely advice which we value highly. They are professional and down to earth. We wouldn’t  hesitate to recommend them. ”

Pearse Lydon

Director - The Adroit Company
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Ready to start your next project with us?

If you have a planning or development project that you would like to discuss, please don't hesitate to contact us. We would be happy to provide you with a free initial consultation.