Environmental and Ethical Policy

Kelvin MacDonald & Associates will promote the aims and practice of sustainable development in all the projects we undertake and the advice that it gives. Sustainable development is defined as ‘development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.

Kelvin MacDonald & Associates will promote the aims and practice of sustainable community building in all the projects we undertake and the advice that it gives. Sustainable communities embody principles of democratic accountability and community involvement, fairness, environmental sustainability and equitable economic development.

Kelvin MacDonald & Associates will seek to reduce the firm’s own environmental impact to the minimum achievable through the following means:

In fulfilling these commitments Kelvin MacDonald & Associates will adhere to the Royal Town Planning Institute’s Code of Professional Conduct and will, therefore:

In particular we will not make or subscribe to any statements or reports which are contrary to our own bona fide professional opinions and shall not knowingly enter into any contract or agreement which requires us to do so.