Part of


Daylight, Sunlight and Overshadowing Developer services

Get expert advice

+44 (0) 203 488 0516

As a developer, you need swift and accurate Daylight and Sunlight assessments, and strategic advice from feasibility stage through to planning submission. We will guide you every step of the way to ensure your project meets the standards and criteria of your local planning authority as well as the recommendations of the BRE 209 Paper “Site layout planning for daylight and sunlight, a guide to good practice” 2nd and 3rd editions.

We have vast experience across the whole UK and Republic of Ireland in dealing with Daylight, Sunlight and Overshadowing matters for a range of clients, from private homeowners to blue chip global clients.

EK McQuade Daylight, Sunlight and Overshadowing services

Daylight and Sunlight Assessments

Block Masterplan & Site Strategy

Accordance with BRE 209 Paper 2nd and 3rd Edition Assessments

Aerial Drone Survey based technical analysis

Maximum Development Envelopes

Initial Façade Analysis Investigation

Internal Daylight & Sunlight Assessment for alter or new build

Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)

Scheme cutbacks or enhancements calculations

Representation at Planning Pre Application, Meetings & Inquiries

Amenity Space Transient Shadow

BREEAM Sustainability Asssessments

Amenity Space Permanent Shadow

Climate Based Assessment

Radiance Based Studies

Solar Glare Assessments

Tree Impact Assessments

Night Time Light Pollution

View & Overlooking Assessment

Expert Witness

Contact us

Fill in our enquiry form below to get in touch about our Daylight and Sunlight assessment services and discuss your specific Daylight, Sunlight and Overshadowing needs, or give our friendly and experienced team a call on: +44 (0) 203 488 0516.

Contact Form