Graduate Scheme

We have now secured our Graduate quota for this year. We will re-commence our search in December 2021, for talented and ambitious individuals with a postgraduate degree in Planning to come and start their professional career with DLP in 2022.

Why DLP Planning?

  • Established in 1991, we’ve grown to become one of the largest independent Planning consultancies in the country, with circa 90 staff operating across 8 offices around the UK.
  • We have an excellent track record of internal progression – a number of our current Directors initially joined the company at a junior level
  • We boast a diverse range of clients, spanning both private and public sector
  • We have a varied and exciting project list including residential, commercial and renewable energy schemes
  • Opportunities to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team including in-house Architects, Transport Planners and Drainage Engineers
  • Internal company APC mentoring programme to help you obtain RTPI status.

If you are interested in applying for a position in December, please send your CV and covering letter to our Practice Manager Fay Wagstaff at

Graduate scheme (DLP) 2020

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