About DBA Consulting

DBA Consulting is a leading consultancy providing expert advice and support for the cultural, heritage and community sectors.


Our services include business planning, feasibility studies, options appraisals, lottery fund applications, activity planning, audience research and development, interpretation planning, project development, project management and implementation.


Based on many years of working within the cultural, heritage and community sectors, our consultants bring a depth and breadth of experience to all our projects, providing a balance of creative thinking, practical experience, research and realism.


We have a long track record in helping organisations to develop new projects, tackle new challenges, find solutions and to grow successfully.



Fiona Diaper, Museum Director, Quilt Museum and Gallery:

"Excellent professional report of the survey findings which delivered all the requested outputs and more"

John Hamshere, Chief Executive, Sheffield Industrial Museums Trust:

"Professional, consistent, high quality, easy to work with. I have used DBA Consulting on various projects of different sizes...the consistency and success rate is second to none. Put it this way, none of the five [Heritage Lottery] bids on which we have worked together have failed."