Welcome to design_north east

design_north east provides design support services across the region. Formerly known as North East Design Review & Enabling Service (NE DRES), the panel is highly efficient and can save you time and money in the development process. We offer a range of services to support all stakeholders in the design process.

We are an organisation devoted to generating a strong sense of place in living, working and leisure environments throughout the North East. design_north east works across the public and private sectors to drive up the skills and knowledge of all those involved in new development, promoting good design and encouraging strong client leadership. Our remit is to understand the economic case for promoting good design, ensuring project developers and managers provide strong client leadership.