Estate Planning

The Estate Planning section of the Estates Department undertakes a number of functions in relation to space planning and property management.

Whilst its major task is to fulfill the University's space planning function, both at the strategic planning and implementation stages, it also covers a number of property-related responsibilities.

Please select a tab below to find more information about what we do. The Estate Planning Service Level Statement provides a comprehensive overview of the services offered.

Space planning

We are responsible for all planning in relation to meeting identified school/department space requirements, including liaison with University senior management, school and section heads and space users. This includes financial control of the budgets approved annually for refurbishment and redevelopment works to meet these needs.

Make a new space request. (For divisional/departmental space management representatives only. If you have a query please contact

Please read the guidance notes before making a new space request.





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Last Updated: 24/07/2023