01243 787150 info@yourenvironment.org

Phase I: Desktop Study



We provide quick and inexpensive Phase 1 Desktop Study reports with no hidden extras

Our reports are designed to meet the requirements of planners and warranty company's

Our Phase 1: Desktop Study is the first phase in investigating potentially contaminated land as required by planners, warranty companies and building control officers. Also known as a contaminated land risk assessment or preliminary risk assessment, our reports are created to a nationally accepted standard.

Our priority is to ensure that your planning condition is discharged as quickly and cost effectively as possible. 

At YourEnvironment, Desktop Study Reports are the cornerstone of our business and we are proud of our reputation for offering the most economic Desktop Study reports on the market.

Our reports are designed to meet the requirements for planning condition discharge. We carry out all our Desktop Study Reports on a fixed fee basis with no hidden extras.

We have over 30 years experience in Contaminated Land - Call us on 01243 787150 for more information or e-mail on colin@yourenvironment.org.

Benefits of a YourEnvironment Report

  • Low cost with no hidden extras
  • Our reports are designed to discharge planning conditions
  • A report which is bespoke to your site
  • We operate Nationwide
  • Carried out to CLR11

The Report

  • Acquisition of environmental and geological data
  • Review of historical maps
  • Walkover survey by qualified engineer
  • Conceptual Site Model (CSM)
  • Preliminary Risk Assessment
  • Simple to understand summary

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We prioritise ruling out further works at an early stage so that you can carry on with your development at the earliest opportunity.

We are very experienced at guiding you through the regulatory process and liaising with the local authority, warranty provider, lender or building control officer.


The contaminated land regime in the UK follows a standard process of moving through several stages with a Phase 1 Desktop Study being first, followed by Phase 2 Intrusive Investigation if required and validation and verification being last.


Contact us now to find out more or to get a quote