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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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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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Presidents Piece November 2016 - 25/11/2016
So it all started with the release of the National Infrastructure Commission int...
Joint response by the BPF and POS to the DCLG consultation: Improving the use of planning conditions - 2/11/2016
The British Property Federation (BPF) represents the commercial real estate sect...
E-bulletin October 2016 - 28/10/2016
Breaking News ... ... with the government having announced its support for a ne...
Permission in Principle and Brownfield Land - 9/12/2016
free event for POS members location: central Manchester time: 10.00 - 16.00 ...
POS Forum - 27/1/2017
  location: London, tba Forum & networking lunch details: LInda Du...
POS Enterprises Board - 27/1/2017
  lovation: London, tba lunch provided details: Linda Durtnal  ...