We are the credible voice for public sector planning practitioners, pursuing good and effective planning practice within local government.  As a member you keep up to date with our monthly e-bulletin; get access to draft responses by the Society to Government consultation documents; participate in specialist networks, task groups, and/or regional meetings; network with your peers and Government officials; benefit from occasional free seminars by POS Enterprises specialist consultants; and participate in occasional visits/study tours. 

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President’s Message

President’s Message

“The Society represents senior professionals and managers of planning functions in the public sector serving the English Local Authorities.”

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Practice Guidance on The Production and Use of Local Aggregate Assessments - 23/5/2017
The National Planning Policy Framework (March 2012) brought in a requirement for...
E-bulletin May 2017 - 19/5/2017
E-bulletin May 2017 Breaking News ... ...The Su...
President's Blog May 2017 - 3/5/2017
This will be my last blog as President of the Planning Officers Society (POS). T...
President's Spring Conference & AGM - 15/6/2017
location: Milton Keynes Community Foundation dates: 15 & 16 June program...
BPF Annual Conference 2017 - 15/6/2017
The BPF is delighted to invite you to join chief executives and senior figures i...
Society AGM 2017 - 16/6/2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Annual General Meeting of the Planning Officers ...