The following external sources have been used during our research. We strongly encourage you to also use these directly, as a source of information during your own preparation.


  • The Landscape Institute Code of Standards of Conduct and Practice for Landscape Professionals (May 2012)
  • Guidelines for Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment, third edition (Landscape Institute)
  • Landscape Professional Practice – Gordon Rowland Fraser
  • Spon’s External Works and Landscape Price Book (2014)
  • Spon’s, Contracts
  • Professional Practice for Landscape Architects – Third Edition (Tennant, Garmory, Winch)
  • The Landscape Consultant’s Appointment (Landscape Institute)
  • Engaging a Landscape Consultant Guidance for clients on fees (Landscape Institute)
  • JCLI Landscape Works Contract (JCLI LWC)
  • JCLI Landscape Maintenance Works Contract (JCLI LMWC)
  • JCT 2016 suite of contracts
  • CDM Regulations 2015 (HSE)