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Section 38

Street Lighting


S38 Street Lighting Design.

Our team has experience in carrying out the technical checking and approval process for local authority’s and also preparing the S38 street lighting design for approval.

Total Quality Management

Paying close attention to the street lighting requirements from each authority prevents time-wasting at the approval stage. All briefs and specifications are treated with extreme attention to detail.

Liaising with the appropriate Authority

With our extensive experience in this area, we know exactly who to contact and how to liaise with your local authority to get the project moving swiftly forward. You will also receive timely updates from us on the progression of the project.

Fast Turnaround

We offer a quick turnaround on our Section 38 lighting designs. If you need a speedy response we can help.

Each S38 street lighting design is thoughtfully prepared considering the below factors:

  • Power Consumption

  • Environmental impact

  • Resident impact

  • British Standards

  • Health and Safety implications

  • Authority requirements

  • Aesthetics


  • S38 design using industry-standard lighting software to make sure designs are fully compliant with the latest BS standards and CDM 2015 framework.
  • As well as over 15 years of industry experience origin deploy all of their knowledge and knowhow to get the approvals needed for your project.

We provide the most effective lighting solution that is practical for the project, maximising column spacings while maintaining a compliant and safe design, which in turn reduces the number of columns and luminaires which need to be installed reducing costs and saving time.  As well as keeping a close eye on energy-saving and usage. We’re here to help you achieve the perfect lighting scheme for your project, on time and on budget.

We have years of experience dealing with sensitive areas that require the most delicate of lighting, we can offer advice and insight to minimise any Environment impact that lighting may have. Working closely with Ecologists and planners we deliver Nature centric lighting.

Keeping the user experience in mind when deploying lighting solutions is key in the built environment. Using our experience and expertise to place and specify lighting in the correct locations helps reduce lightings impact on the users in areas it is not desired.

All of our team are trained to the highest standard and we all follow the high British Standards procedures.

More and more regulations are being put in place, with constant reviews to ensure our health and safety objectives are met.

We work closely with the local authority to make sure we achieve their requirement for the adoption of the lighting equipment onto their network.

While not all projects require a decorative approach we have worked closely with approved manufacturers to achieve not only a compliant and adoptable design but also an aesthetically pleasing one.

…Latest lighting design rendering software plus practical knowledge and experience…

Origin DC’s Lighting Design team utilise the latest lighting design rendering software, combined with the many years of practical knowledge and experience gained in the delivery of state-of-the-art lighting design projects that transform, streetscapes, offices, commercial buildings, and outdoor spaces, creating the ideal ambient lighting for a more productive and safer environment for end-users.

Working closely with clients such as new build architects, property developers, interior designers, corporates businesses, local councils, landscape gardeners, as well as individual private customers, we bring light and life to your indoor and outdoor spaces with our inspired lighting solutions. 


Lighting controls specification, using years of knowledge and know-how we can design and specify lighting technology delivers state of the art creative and practical lighting systems that can be as bold or as subtle as you desire – almost like having your very own special effects team at your fingertips.


So, whether you want your lighting to be an awe-inspiring design feature of your building or landscape design or more of a practical working solution with an eye on energy saving, security and costs, we’re here to help you get the right lighting system for your project on time and on budget. 

Contact us for a bespoke fee proposal