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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Presidents Piece March 2017 - 17/3/2017
Maybe I'm just too suspicious or growing cynical with age but when I was sat at ...
Presidents Piece February 2017 - 14/2/2017
President's Blog February 2017 Finally the long awaited Hou...
Board of Trustees - 27/1/2017
The Part B section of the minutes are now available download the minutes ...
Joint POS & BPF Conference - 29/3/2017
GIMME, GIMME, GIMME A PLAN AFTER MIDNIGHT... The Third Annual BPF/POS Planni...
Board of Trustees - 29/3/2017
location: London, tba morning session details: Linda Durtnal NOTE amended d...
Minerals & Waste Network - 31/3/2017
location: RTPI, London time: 11.00 details: Peter Day ...