JOHT Resources Limited


Our strength is our extensive knowledge and experience in economic regeneration and spatial planning policy development, and contacts in public and private sector practice. We bring this knowledge and experience to each commission, to provide a tailored response specific to your requirements. We aim to provide high quality, professional consultancy services, valued by our clients.


Our Values

We value our relationships with our clients and aim to provide a quality service.
We pride ourselves on approaching our work in a way that is:

  • Personable and interactive: communicating and working well with clients through regular dialogue
  • Flexible: responding to changing circumstances where necessary
  • Reliable and thorough; keeping to timetables and deadlines
  • Competent, objective and evidenced based: supporting robust conclusions and recommendations
  • Task orientated; delivering the work to achieve the study objectives

Our Consultancy Services

Our consultancy services range across project, programme and strategy development, delivery, assessment and evaluation, weaving together the practicalities of economic regeneration and development work with spatial planning policy thinking to generate conclusions, recommendations and solutions that clients can confidently use.

Project Development

  • Working with project partners and their stakeholders to test and develop ideas, through feasibility studies, options appraisals, master-planning, business planning, and where appropriate funding applications
  • Facilitating the development of partnerships to support project development including through facilitated workshops and consultations

Policy, Programme and Strategy Development and Delivery

  • Research and analysis to evidence and support preparation of economic development, regeneration and spatial planning policy and strategies
  • Working with partnerships, organisations and other interested parties to draw together different perspectives into coherent policies, programmes or strategies
  • Working with clients to ensure practical delivery solutions are available for policies, programmes or strategies

Impact Assessment and Evaluation

  • Assessing the socio economic impact of proposed developments, including for Environmental Statements in support of planning proposals
  • Evaluating economic regeneration and development projects and programmes so that experience informs improved practice in the future

Spatial Planning Policy

  • Research and development in support of planning policy development
  • Application of planning policy and its integration into economic regeneration projects and programmes
  • Community planning

We have specific experience in

  • rural development and how this can be achieved through partnership working and in a sustainable way
  • the use of EU structural fund programmes (ERDF, ESF and EAGGF) including programmes for transnational territorial co-operation and research such as INTERREG and ESPON and working with transnational partners to develop and deliver projects.