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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Positive Planning case studies wanted - 22/6/2017
The LGA is developing a publication in conjunction with the British Property Fed...
President's Blog June 2017 - 17/6/2017
Doesn't time fly - as it really does not seem like 12 months since we were all o...
Society AGM 2017 - 16/6/2017
The Society Annual General Meeting was held in Milton Keynes on 16th June 2017. ...
Spatial Planning Network - 23/6/2017
location:  Note new location - Guildhall (City of London), London EC2&nbs...
Development Management Network - 30/6/2017
Joint DM Network and London Borough of Planning Officers location: City of Lo...
Joint London & South East Regions - 7/7/2017
location: Reading BC. map outline: 10.30am     ...