The name trusted in south east Queensland for town planning

For over 30 years, MICHEL GROUP SERVICES has carried out major and minor town planning consultancies throughout Queensland specialising in South East Queensland. As a medium-sized practice you can rest assured we are small enough to provide dedicated attention for your project and large enough to provide all the services and resources you will need.

Tailored packages

Unlike traditional practices, we offer our clients in south east Queensland specially tailored packages that combine the professional skills of town planners and the local knowledge of land use experts. You can count on us for all your town planning needs.

Locally owned and trusted

Based in Nerang and servicing throughout Queensland, we serve the local government areas of Gold Coast, Ipswich, Logan, Scenic Rim and more. Our company directors Geoff Thomson, Tony Cullane and Garth Lambert have long-term close working relationships with all local governments, relevant government departments and associated consultants. We have a certified quality system and maintain this system in accordance with the requirements of international certifications (Cert. No: A10,012.03 ISO 9001 : 2008).

Working closely with local government

Our office is located at 23 Cotton Street, Nerang in south east Queensland. For all town planning requirements, we can serve the local government areas of Gold Coast, Ipswich, Logan, Scenic Rim and more. We have the proven ability to work harmoniously and efficiently with associated development consultants, local authorities and government. Our company directors have long-standing relationships with all relevant departments.

Certified quality system

We have a certified quality system, which is maintained in accordance with international certification specifications (Cert. No: A10,012.03 ISO 9001 : 2008).

Beyond the boundaries of tradition

We refuse to recognise the boundaries of tradition. Unlike other practices, we tailor packages to specifically suit our clients in south east Queensland. We combine dedicated town planning and land use expertise.

Result-driven approach

You can expect a result-driven approach to your town planning needs. The combined forces of our staff and their years of hands-on experience in the south east Queensland growth corridor has resulted in preferable land use strategies for our clients.

Our Team

Geoff Thomson – Managing Director

Geoff shares more than 30 years experience in the surveying industry and is a licensed consulting surveyor in QLD and NSW. He has performed countless contracts in south east Queensland and beyond for the private sector and government clients. He is heavily involved in titling design for new land, water and tower projects and is responsible for supervision and management of all surveying projects.

Tony Cullane – Director

Tony is a licensed consulting surveyor in QLD and NSW who has worked in the surveying profession for over 25 years. Tony is highly experienced in the use of survey systems and is responsible for management of surveying, the hydrographic division and the global positioning system (GPS) for our clients in south east Queensland.

Garth Lambert – Director

Garth brings over 20 years’ experience in the surveying industry to our clients in south east Queensland. He is responsible for management of survey projects, the GIS systems, the computer information systems and drafting plan preparations. He is also the quality control manager and commissioner for declarations.

Adrian Day – Senior Surveyor

Adrian has over 35 years’ experience in the surveying industry and is responsible for supervision and management of large development projects. He is highly experienced in the design, preparation and lodgement of development applications in Gold Coast city and Tweed Shire. Adrian deals with the relevant authorities, both at officer and councillor levels, to achieve desired outcomes. He is highly capable in providing specialist assistance to project management companies.

Tim Riches – Town Planner

Tim has over 13 years’ experience in the town planning and development industry and is responsible for supervision and management of all town planning projects.

Leigh Fox – Town Planner

Leigh has over 4 years’ experience in the town planning and development industry and is responsible for preparation of development applications.