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

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President's Piece September 2016 - 23/9/2016
September is a busy month in Local Government. It is common place that most of ...
Neighbourhood Planning Bill Clause 22 - Extension of the No Scheme Principle to Relevant Transport Projects - 9/9/2016
This important letter has been received from DCLG, with a request to notify all ...
Presidents Piece August 2016 - 23/8/2016
Over the past month my thoughts have often turned to affordable housing delivery...
Planning For Housing 2016 - 29/9/2016
organiser: Planning magazine location: Emirates Stadium, Arsenal FC, London, ...
Board of Trustees - 30/9/2016
location: Cavendish Conference Centre, 22 Duchess Mews, off New Cavendish Str...
POS Enterprises Board - 30/9/2016
location: Cavendish Conference Centre, 22 Duchess Mews, off New Cavendish Str...