Simon Rix


Simon Rix is a professional planning consultant. He began his career working in local government in the 1990s. He was later an elected councillor, so he knows how the planning system works from both sides. He then went on to set up Planix.UK – a planning consultancy that advises on and helps people get planning permission.

    Articles by Simon Rix

    Solar panel array on roof of a residential home
    Home Energy

    Do you need planning permission for solar panels? It’s not as simple as you might think

    We reveal when you might need planning permission for solar panels and when you can install them without it.