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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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Forum 120914 - 12/9/2014
The inaugural meeting of the new POS Forum took place on 12th September at ...
Summary of CIL Rates as at August 2014 - 1/9/2014
A summary of lpa CIL rates as at 28th August 2014 has been published: click here...
President's Piece August 2014 - 26/8/2014
You can read the latest blog from POS President, David Evans: "Over the past th...
Development Management Network meeting - 26/9/2014
venue: City Hall, Malthouse Lane, Salisbury - directions and map agenda: incl...
London Region - 26/9/2014
venue: Olympic Park Further information: John Walker ...
Spatial Planning network CANCELLED - 3/10/2014
THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED next meeting: 21 November at LGA, London &...