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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President's Blog September 2017 - 7/9/2017
Every day LPA's are dealing with complex planning issues in diverse locations al...
E-bulletin August 2017 - 23/8/2017
Breaking News ... ...local authorities will have to bring forward plans to...
LGA Housing Advisers Programme - 14/8/2017
The LGA has launched the Housing Advisers Programme, a new locally-led programme...
Board of Trustees - 29/9/2017
location: London, tba afternoon session details: Linda Durtnal ...
POS Forum - 29/9/2017
Forum & Networking Lunch location: London, tba details: Linda Durtnal ...
Planning for Housing 2017 – How to Plan to Make Housing Delivery Happen - 4/10/2017
Location: ILEC Conference Centre, London Time: 9:00 Breakfast Briefing...