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

“The Society represents senior professionals and managers of planning functions in the public sector serving the English Local Authorities.”

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What are the implications of the general election announced for 8 June on planning? - 19/4/2017
POS understands: Q. What does the purdah period mean for local government's pla...
3rd Annual BPF/POS Planning Conference - 29/3/2017
GIMME, GIMME, GIMME A PLAN AFTER MIDNIGHT...The Third Annual BPF/POS Planning Co...
Board - 29/3/2017
The open minutes of the Board meeting held on 29th March 2017 are now available&...
London Region - 12/5/2017
location: City of London time: 1.00 pm - further details to be inc in the age...
President's Spring Conference & AGM - 15/6/2017
location: Milton Keynes Community Foundation dates: 15 & 16 June program...
BPF Annual Conference 2017 - 15/6/2017
The BPF is delighted to invite you to join chief executives and senior figures i...