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RTPI urges governments to make planners central to sustainable post-COVID recovery

Governments across the UK and Ireland must capitalise on the expertise of planners to achieve a sust ...

Published 29 June 2020

RTPI calls for more planning guidance to prevent development delays

The Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) has called on the government to urgently issue planning gui ...

Published 17 April 2020

Sector welcomes relief for construction’s self-employed

Support measures for those who are self-employed and hit by the coronavirus outbreak have been round ...

Published 27 March 2020

RTPI staff offered reduced hours on full pay to protect mental health

Staff at the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) have been given the option of reducing their worki ...

Published 26 March 2020

RTPI takes action to make planning more diverse

The president of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) has launched a 10-year action plan to ma ...

Published 27 February 2020

Finalists announced for RTPI Planning Awards 2020

A self-build housing development in Glasgow is among the projects to be recognised as the best examp ...

Published 18 February 2020

Climate action at heart of ten-year RTPI corporate strategy

The Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) has today launched a new corporate strategy putting climate ...

Published 22 January 2020

RTPI strengthens relationship with Hong Kong planners

The chief executive of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) has signed a Memorandum of Understan ...

Published 16 January 2020

Building sector responds to General Election result

Trade bodies from across the construction sector have been reacting to the Conservatives winning an ...

Published 13 December 2019

RTPI invites bids for research into planning outcomes

The Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) has announced it plans to commission research to identify ...

Published 25 October 2019

RTPI President visits Taylor Wimpey’s Project 2020 at Dargavel Village, Bishopton

News that the Dargavel Village masterplan was a winner at this year’s UK Royal Town Planning A ...

Published 8 July 2019

Dargavel Village secures prestigious awards double

Stewart Milne Homes’ Dargavel Village development in Renfrewshire has been recognised with bot ...

Published 28 May 2019

Scottish projects triumph at national planning awards

A housing-led regeneration of one of the largest brownfield sites in Scotland is among three Scottis ...

Published 25 April 2019

Planning bursary scheme given government funding boost

A flagship postgraduate student bursary scheme from the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) has rec ...

Published 20 March 2019

Brexit not an obstacle to environmental planning, RTPI study suggests

Brexit could offer greater flexibility for environmental planners in the UK, with Scotland potential ...

Published 11 February 2019