About Us 2018-05-21T16:55:19+00:00

We are a not-for-profit social enterprise consultancy. Our work offers architectural, planning and economic development support to communities, local authorities and built environment professionals to help deliver their place based ambitions. Our technical services includes feasibility, neighbourhood planning, design, option appraisals and business planning to help our clients achieve their aspirations and realises their projects, whether in housing, community asset transfer or commercial development. In 2017 we became a RIBA Chartered Practice. 

We have a strong track record in mobilising expertise and knowledge in urbanism, economic development, architecture & neighbourhood planning to projects.

We run Design: Yorkshire a design review service, dedicated to raising the quality of design outcomes throughout the planning application process. The result is better outcomes, understanding and collaboration between communities, professionals & local authorities to create sustainable places in sustainable communities.

Our team provides technical and design support to local people and communities. Our social business ethos and focus helps to deliver the best in quality place-making, social and economic outcomes, for these communities and groups. Integreat Plus takes a collaborative approach to design; working alongside clients, end users and statutory bodies to create better places.

Our Vision

Our vision is to help build an inclusive society with fairness and equality at its core. We strive to grow confident self-reliant neighbourhoods and communities through practical, impartial help, and being an independent design and place-making technical resource. Our principal focus is Yorkshire supporting fellow social businesses and community organisations in directly achieving their place based ambitions.

Our Mission

Our mission is to make our expertise and skills in architecture, urbanism, planning and economic development as accessible and widely available as possible to enable communities to stimulate growth, enterprise and togetherness.

Our Values

Innovative and inclusive:  We strive for excellence through learning from our work and others to build better places

Strong advocacy:  We act as strong and courageous enablers pressing for quality design and better places. Our work helps to build capacity within communities to deliver positive and inclusive economic and social change.

Grounded: Our work is reflective and grounded in best practice.  We think about the impact of what we do and seek to exceed industry standards.

Meet Our Team

Latest News

Oxenhope Neighbourhood Plan – Public Consultation

July 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

The Oxenhope Neighbourhood Plan is being consulted on by members of the community and statutory consultees. Following this stage of consultation the plan will be refined and submitted to Bradford Council for independent examination.  The [...]

Designing for Better Places in the North Conference: RESCHEDULED

July 8th, 2019|0 Comments

The Designing for Better Places in the North Conference has been rescheduled for November 2019. Booking information and dates will be released closer to the time. 

Designing for Better Places in the North

June 21st, 2019|0 Comments

Attending the Designing for Better Places in the North, Bradford conference will help you gain greater insight on how design helps create sustainable homes, build safer communities to promote health and wellbeing for individuals and [...]

Designing for better place in the North

May 31st, 2019|0 Comments

Through the Northern Powerhouse’s vision we have the opportunity for joining up the North’s great towns, cities and counties, pooling their strengths, and tackling major barriers to unleash the full potential of our places. With [...]