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 Conference 2018 - 14/6/2018
Details of the conference programme are now available Make a note in your diary...
Joint BPF/POS Conference: Rocket Plan - 19/4/2018
Meeting Documents: Download Presentation ...
President's Blog April 2018 - 9/4/2018
Talk about things happening when your back is turned for just a moment. I happe...
Minerals & Waste Network - 8/6/2018
location: Manchester City Council offices in Manchester City Centre time: 11....
Board of Trustees - 14/6/2018
location: Stamford Arts Centre, Stamford, Lincolnshire   time: tba ...
Presidents Spring Conference & AGM - 14/6/2018
Thursday 14th & Friday 15th June location: Stamford Arts Centre, PE9 2DL ...