Scott is an urban planner, historian and cultural heritage consultant with more than 25 years’ experience in local government and private practice.

Scott specialises in the preparation and facilitation of development applications and approvals, the research and preparation of conservation management plans and heritage impact statements on cultural heritage places, and providing general town planning and cultural heritage consulting advice.

Scott has specialist knowledge and a unique combination of skills and expertise. He has a wide understanding of development matters with particular focus of cultural heritage issues, heritage and residential character.

His areas of expertise include preparation of development applications for heritage buildings, preparation of conservation management plans for listed places, and character assessments. Scott has also provided advice on the retention and adaptation of heritage places as well as advice on heritage legislation in Queensland and local heritage and character provisions in local planning schemes.