John Potter
Landscape Architect, Partner

Contact details:

Tel: +64 9 359 5326


Master of Arts Landscape Architecture, University of Sheffield, UK

Diploma of Landscape Architecture, University of Sheffield, UK

Bachelor of Science Landscape Design and Plant Science (Hons, 2:1), University of Sheffield, UK


Associate Member, NZ Institute of Landscape Architects

Charted Member, Landscape Institute, UK

About John

John joined Boffa Miskell in 2001 after moving from the UK, where he worked in both the public and private sectors.

Over the past 10 years John has worked extensively with Auckland Council on a range of public realm mainstreet / urban / CBD streetscape and reserve improvement / up-grade projects involving community and key stakeholder participation. He has been at the forefront of the introduction of Shared Space public realm projects to New Zealand. He has also project managed the design and implementation of landscape schemes associated with commercial office developments, residential schemes (both private and NZHC) and educational institutions.

Extensive experience lies is in design, project management and implementation of a wide range of projects operating in a multidisciplinary environment. Particular emphasis is on large scale commercial, retail, healthcare, urban improvement and residential schemes. In addition, he has expertise in a variety of project procurement processes including traditional contract, design and build and partnership frameworks.

A selection of John's projects

Te Papa Ōtākaro - Avon River Park >

Sunnyheights Subdivision >

Federal Street and Sky Tower Plaza Redevelopment >

Avon River Precinct, North and East Frame >

Elliott and Darby Street Upgrade >