The Ely Planning Company was founded by Wayne Chrzanowski. He has maintained a strong passion for architectural design since graduating university with honours in the 90's. Since then he has been involved in a multitude of projects. He has been fortunate to have worked for a number of leading RIBA architects and practices bringing along with him a handful of skilled professionals he now recruits to run The Ely Planning Company.
Amongst these professionals include, Architectural Technicians, Designers, Engineers and a friendly administrative team. Due to the diversity of his team the company are able to offer a competitive sliding scale of fees to accommodate any size project whether it is a domestic extension, or housing development the same care and attention is guaranteed throughout the process.
We are very passionate about our professional responsibilities and are always striving to give you the client 100% satisfaction. We are far from a normal working 9 till 5 practice and our achievements over the years certainly highlight these facts.
Ely Planning have a combined industry experience of over 35 years. Our team is made up of 3 full time professionals;
Wayne Chrzanowski BA(Hons)
Founder and Managing Director, Wayne has been involved in some very challenging projects over his long career. He has built up good relationships with many local authorities throughout the East of England, both in the planning and building control departments.
Wayne has extensive knowledge on all aspects of Design and Planning. These days he tends to keep busy with the more complex sites that require a great deal of negotiations with the local authorities. Typically schemes that are out of development boundaries, listed buildings and green belt schemes. Projects range from one off units to multiple units.
In addition to negotiating approvals with the local authorities Wayne has a wealth of experience running projects, forming JCT Build Contracts, on site inspections, valuations and cost reporting including final accounts, practical completion and handover.
Daniel Winton Smith HND
A fully qualified Architectural Technologist and Project Manager with over 15 years' experience in the business. Daniel has worked on large multi-million pound projects in multiple industries, he has a wealth of knowledge in Cambridge Colleges, Grade I & II Listed Building refurbishments and extensions. He is a fantastic technical problem solver and designer.
Dean Holmes BA (Hons)
Dean Holme's is a graduate of DeMontfort University having obtained a degree validated by the RIBA he has excellent imagination skills, a good team player and communicator. Dean is an integral part of our design team. Dean has worked on projects along-side the Managing Director on large schemes, these projects include very challenging projects all outside the local development envelope on difficult sites. Projects range from single dwellings to multiple schemes of up to 70No. properties. Dean has also prepared extensive detail designs for a visitors centre and public library in Lincoln.