Who we are, what we do & how we work.

At MJ Rees, we take a thorough, no-nonsense approach to complex surveying problems – streamlining projects and helping you save time without cutting corners.

What you can expect from us

  • Clear service proposals and transparent pricing
  • A thorough and structured approach to work
  • Dedication to efficiency and working towards your deadlines
  • Surveyors that are qualified to work within construction, confined spaces, and on highways.
  • A high level of Professional Indemnity Insurance
Learn more about our ethos

An approachable team that goes above and beyond

What really sets us apart is our people. Our team are highly responsive, qualified and experienced land surveyors. We pride ourselves on our elevated levels of quality and personal service.

Our Team

Sectors we work in

Civil Engineering




  • Residential
  • Commercial
  • Retail
  • Leisure & education


  • Highways
  • Airports
  • Railways


  • Water
  • Gas
  • Drainage
  • Electricity
  • Communications

Our commitment to quality and safety

Our extensive, accredited quality, health and safety and environmental procedures are designed to ensure that all our work is undertaken safely, reliably and to a high standard.

Our History

  • 1972

    Founded by Michael John Rees

  • 1980

    Incorporated as a Limited Liability Company

  • 1987

    Gained Chartered Land Surveying Company status under RICS

  • 1987

    Accepted as a member of The Survey Association

  • 1991

    Accreditation to ISO 9001

  • 1996

    Appointment of Alan Thunhurst FRICS as Managing Director

  • 2004

    Accreditation to ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001

  • 2007

    Accredited as a company `Regulated by RICS`

  • 2011

    Appointment of Robert Brassington MRICS as Operations Director

  • 2017

    Appointment of Robert Brassington MRICS as Managing Director

  • 2021

    Accreditation to ISO 45001

Work with us

We’re always on the lookout for skilled people to join our team based in Bristol. Take a look at our Careers page to explore our open opportunities.

Careers at M. J. Rees