"Skilled Ecology provided an excellent, prompt service."

David Knight (Architect)

"Thanks Roger for being good value and quick."

Stuart Davis Optimum Building Design Ltd.

“I first came into contact with Skilled Ecology via their website. I was so pleased with Roger's helpful and competent approach that we now consult with him on all of our projects that require input on biodiversity issues. What began as a one off consultation has turned into an ongoing professional relationship, and I would have no hesitation in recommending Skilled Ecology to other potential clients.”

Nicola Sale (Architect).

"I am pleased to recommend Skilled Ecology Consultancy Ltd. The bat surveys they undertook for me were fast and well priced and the report was of high quality."

Mr T. Matharoo (Private Developer).

"After winning the reptile mitigation work based on price and local knowledge we were very pleased with the level of service and workmanship produced by Roger and would be pleased to work with him again on future projects."

Derek Mitchell Project Officer NHS.


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We Help Our Clients to Achieve Planning & Maximise Their Profits

Skilled Ecology Consultancy

Skilled Ecology Consultancy is a family owned and run ecological consultancy capable of providing all of your ecology survey and ecology mitigation needs.

We efficiently and cost effectively provide bat surveys, newts surveys, reptile surveys, preliminary ecological appraisals, Code for Sustainable Homes ecology reports and other protected species surveys to quickly help you meet your planning requirements.

Past projects include barn conversions, small and large housing developments, wind farms and others. We aim for long-term business relationships and have repeat clients including planning consultants, architects, private and corporate developers, planning authorities and other ecological consultancies.

Our high quality service includes:

  • Free initial advice;
  • Quotes within 24hrs (weekend service available);
  • Initial surveys within one week of commission;
  • Cost effective solutions;
  • Outstanding value for money;
  • Always contactable by phone or email.

We operate UK wide and remain competitive throughout due to our low overheads and thorough, practical approach.

We tailor make all our bat surveys, newt surveys, reptile surveys and preliminary ecological appraisals to meet your requirements and to save you time, money and stress.

Don't get caught out by deceptive quotes or ineffective ecology surveys and reports. When you choose Skilled Ecology for a preliminary ecological appraisal, bat survey or other protected species survey we'll provide a clear quote, followed by a detailed survey which will reduce the need for further surveys and mitigation, saving you money and precious time.

Ecology survey

It's now more common than ever that ecology surveys such as bat surveys are required as part of planning applications for developments and Skilled Ecology are licensed, trained and experienced in undertaking comprehensive bat surveys and providing advice on how to avoid impact on bats and other protected wildlife. If impact to protected species is determined to be unavoidable, we're experienced in designing and implementing mitigation solutions.

Contact the friendly staff at Skilled Ecology Consultancy today to discuss your ecology survey requirements. From bat surveys to preliminary ecological appraisals and much more, we promise to prioritise your needs, deliver fast, high quality surveys and reports all at a very competitive rate.

Professional Bat Surveys, Phase1 Habitat Surveys, Great Crested Newt Surveys, Protected Species Mitigation and Fencing by Skilled Ecology Consultancy.