The Landmark Story


A quick company history

An award winning, independent, multidisciplinary consultancy, offering specialist services in environmental planning, landscape design and ecology.

Established in 1985, the Company was created to undertake landscape design based on sound ecological principles, initially as a commercial trading arm of Avon Wildlife Trust.

Today, The Landmark Practice is a respected multi-disciplinary consultancy, with over 30 years of working on a large array of development projects for clients throughout the UK and abroad.


A good sized, coordinated practice. There is great benefits to the client and design team in using their multi-disciplinary approach.

Andrew Iles

Willmore Iles Architects


What we do

The Landmark Practice team comprises highly skilled and innovative environmental planners, landscape architects and ecologists, all working collaboratively to deliver client objectives.

We apply these skills to all aspects of environmental planning, design and management, from baseline ecological and landscape survey and evaluation, through management of environmental impact assessment and negotiation with receiving authorities, to project design, contract supervision and long-term monitoring of developed sites.

The Landmark Practice is based in Bristol and works throughout Britain and abroad, with a varied portfolio of clients and projects in both the public and private sectors. Our portfolio.


How we work

Our approach is underpinned by The Landmark Practice’s high quality standard. This includes investing time in understanding the client brief, rigorous evaluation, high quality design that integrates sustainable principles and readily accessible reporting, visualisations, and presentations.

We thrive on devising realistic, cost-effective and innovative measures and designs that mitigate adverse impacts of development. We guarantee quality by ensuring that all projects are managed by an expert Principal Consultant, supported by an experienced and highly qualified team.


Accreditations and Awards

Landmark is registered with the CQMS Safety Scheme and is a qualified Achilles supplier.  We are also accredited with the Green Accord Corporate Social Responsibility scheme.

All staff are individual members of relevant professional institutions (IEMA, CIEEM, LI and SocENV) and The Landmark Practice is a member of The Landscape Institute (LI).

Our projects have won several prestigious awards.  Landmark’s landscape scheme for the Royal National College for the Blind has received the 2011 Heart of England in Bloom Award for Outstanding Merit.

In 2007 the practice was awarded the first RTPI Environmental Planning and Protection Award.