a Unit 67 Victoria Park Market, 210-218 Victoria Street West, CBD
PO Box 91247, Victoria Street West, Auckland 1142
+64 9 631 0400
office@dcs.gen.nz
www.dcs.gen.nz
Brooke Dales BPlan
DIRECTOR/PLANNING CONSULTANT
Brooke has over 20 years work experience as a planning professional over a wide range of planning areas and projects. Brooke enjoys the profession and the challenges that the work generates and is committed to the on-going growth of the company, our clients and himself professionally and personally.

Brooke’s goal is to develop lasting relationships with clients that share a positive, pragmatic “can-do” attitude and has vision for vibrant places and projects that succeed now and into the future.

Brooke has managed complex development projects and has provided advice on Government policy generation, including providing expert evidence before Council hearings and the Environment Court. Brooke’s pragmatic approach often achieves results in a timely manner that exceeds expectations while avoiding unnecessary extended litigious proceedings.

Colin Hopkins MPlanPrac
PLANNING CONSULTANT
Colin has over 10 years work experience as a planning professional over a wide range of planning areas and projects, working in both New Zealand and Scotland.

Colin has a genuine enthusiasm for the multi-disciplinary nature and human influenced complications of planning, and enjoys the challenges of the profession. Colin is committed to raising the profile of the planning profession by assisting clients through the planning process and consistently delivering positive environmental outcomes.

Colin has managed a wide range of complex development projects and has provided expert evidence before Council hearings and the Environment Court.
Dylan Pope BSc (Land Planning & Development)
PLANNING CONSULTANT
Dylan has over 15 years work experience as a planning professional which has been obtained from both within New Zealand and the United Kingdom.

Dylan has developed a wide variety of skills, technical expertise and a broad knowledge base. Dylan enjoys new challenges and works as a focused and forward thinking individual.

Dylan is an approachable person and quickly builds rapport and confidence with new clients. As a person who continually strives to get the best out of himself, Dylan provides clear and accurate advice to clients and goes the extra distance to achieve client satisfaction and his own personal goals.
Hayden Taylor BSc(Hons)(Geography & Environmental)
PLANNING CONSULTANT
Hayden is approaching 10 years work experience as a planning professional which has been obtained from both within New Zealand and the United Kingdom.

Coming to DCS from a key planning leadership role at Auckland Council, Hayden has a wide range of experience on city, district and regional planning projects and focusses these skills to deliver tailored professional advice specific to each individual project.

Hayden applies his high level of adaptability and professionalism to achieve a passion for achieving client’s goals while simultaneously facilitating good environmental outcomes.
Anna Dales BTchg
DIRECTOR/OFFICE MANAGER
Anna has over 15 years work experience in a range of roles, including extensive experience as an early childhood teacher and as manager at two Auckland childcare centres.

Anna has worked as the office manager at DCS since 2005 performing key "behind the scene" tasks that ensure the company delivers timely and professional services to our clients on a consistent basis.

Anna manages DCS accounts and administrative areas enabling DCS planners to focus on core professional business.