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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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Expert Group to Review Local Plans - 29/9/2015
The President has sent today a letter to Brandon Lewis MP from the Planning...
President's Piece September 2015 - 23/9/2015
The President's latest blog: "Autumn is upon us with a fresher breeze in the ai...
Planning for a Better Future: Our planning manifesto for the government - 15/9/2015
POS has updated "Planning for a Better Future" as its manifesto to influence the...
Development Management & Spatial Planning Networks Joint Meeting - 9/10/2015
venue: Birmingham outline: joint event between the Development Management and...
Developing Brownfield Sites - 13/10/2015
Location: Westminster, London Outline: The morning session will focus on...
Advanced Facilitation Skills - 14/10/2015
Location: St Luke's Community Centre, 90 Central Street, London EC1V 8AJ Outl...