About us

Designs for Lighting (DfL) is an award winning specialist consultancy, with our Head Office in Winchester (Hampshire), and regional offices in the North East and North West, covering Scotland and the North of England.

'Our vision is to create both innovative and practical lighting design solutions for our clients, which are second to none - nurturing the best talents in specialist lighting design, backed up by a reliable and cost effective service'.

Our projects include lighting design for capital works, Invest to Save projects, Light Impact Assessments, asset management and planning and environmental advice.  Clients include local government, multi-disciplinary consultancies, contractors, developers, architects, landscape architects and planning and environmental consultants.

DfL maintain strong links with industry and professional bodies through membership of the Highway Electrical Association (HEA) and are corporate group members of the Institution of Lighting Professionals (ILP).  We work to shape the future direction and to advise on the latest trends within lighting. We are represented on ILP, BSI and CEN Technical Committees. DfL are privately owned and independent of any other company.


DfL have been involved in a number of awards in recent years…

LGN Street Design
2007 Waterlooville - Runners up
2010 Kettering Market Place - Winner
2011 Grayshot Square - Runners up

Lighting Design Awards
2011 Grayshot Square - Highly Commended                                                    2019 'Good Lighting' Award from Commission for Dark Skies 

Ready Steady Light
2006 Winner of Technical prize

British Parking Awards
2011 Winner of The Environment Awards

Meet the team

DFL-AS - 02.jpg Alistair Scott
Managing Director >
DFL-AL - 02.jpg Andrew Longman
Technical Director >
DFL-RJ - 01.jpg Richard Jackson
Business Development Director >
DFL-AE - 02.jpg Alex Elliott
Senior Designer >
DFL-SW - 02.jpg Sylvia Wright
Senior CAD Technician >
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Project Manager - Road Tunnels >
DFL-JA - 01.jpg John Adcock
Site Engineer >
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Project Manager North >
DFL-FG- 02a.jpg Fran Goodyear
Accounts & Office Administrator >
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Programme Manager >
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Lighting/ Electrical Designer >
DFL-AB - 01.jpg Aaron Brown
Lighting Designer >
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Lighting Designer >
DFL-RC - 01.jpg Ryan Carroll
Lighting Designer >
IMG_20190726_101224.jpg Martyn Evans
Assistant Designer >
IMG_20190718_160734.jpg Rebecca Gilmour
Sales and Marketing Assistant >
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Assistant Designer >
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Assistant Designer >