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 December 17 - 6/12/2017
As another year now starts to draw to a close there is the opportunity for us to...
IT in Planning - a local authority perspective - 20/11/2017
IT procurement for planning departments - do's and don'ts. Share your experien...
President's Blog November 17 - 14/11/2017
Steve ingram's latest blog: After a 'certain amount' of media interest the Part...
Development Management & Spatial Planning Networks meeting with London Region & ALBPOs - 26/1/2018
location: Cavendish Conference Centre, Duchess Mews, London, W1G 9DT  ti...
Board of Trustees - 2/2/2018
location: Hallam Conference Centre, 44 Hallam Street, London, W1   ...
POS Enterprises Board - 2/2/2018
location: Londa tba time: tba agenda: tba details: Linda Durtnal ...