Our membership of rural and property groups enables us to share best practice and keep one step ahead of property and planning issues.

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors  is the world’s leading professional bodyfor qualifications and standards in land, property and construction.

The Country Landowners Association is the membership organisation for ownersof land, property and business in rural England and Wales.

Judith Norris has chaired the CLA’s Planning Working Group, the Equine Working Group and also the Kent CLA committee. Judith also wrote the first draft of the CLA’s Equine Policy and Equine handbook.

Institute of Historic Building Conservation is the professional institute which represents conservation professionals in the UK and Ireland.

British Institute of Agricultural Consultants is the professional organisation whose members provide advice to farmers, rural businesses and those who care for the environment and countryside.

The Gardens Trust promotes the study of the history of gardens and gardening and the protection and conservation of historic parks, gardens and designed landscapes.

Judith Norris holds a planner role at the Gardens Trust and is also on the Conservation committee.