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RTPI Cymru

RTPI Cymru promotes planning as a profession and builds links with other built environment professions and organisations throughout Wales. We also support dialogue on planning policy issues with many Welsh public bodies, industry representatives and within the media.


Nod RTPI Cymru yw hyrwyddor proffesiwn cynllunio a meithrin cysylltiadau gyda sefydliadau a phroffesiynau eraill yr amgylchedd adeiledig ledled Cymru. Rydym yn trafod materion syn ymwneud â pholisi cynllunio gydag amryfal gyrff cyhoeddus Cymru, cynrychiolwyr y diwydiant ar cyfryngau.



  • Read what RTPI Cymru has said about the Bill
  • This is a great opportunity for a Student or Licentiate member to get involved in RTPI Cymru and enhance their CV.

    A vacancy for Student / Licentiate has become vacant on the RTPI Management Board. Can you offer something and would like to get involved?

  • The 2014 Award announced

    At the RTPI Cymru Centenary Dinner the 2014 Wales Planning Award was announced.

  • The latest edition of Cynllunio is now available to download

    The Winter edition of Cynllunio is packed full of news and features and details of upcoming events.

  • Join in RTPI Cymru's discovery of the shape of a nation

    As part of the Centenary celebrations, RTPI Cymru has challenged its members to collectively during 2014 walk, cycle or by horseback, around Wales using the Wales Coast Path and Offa's Dyke Footpath.

  • The history of planning in Wales

    As part of the RTPI's Centenary celebrations, articles about the history of planning in Wales were published during 2014 and provide an excellent precis of the development of planning in Wales.

  • RTPI Cymru has submitted its response to the Welsh Government's Positive Planning and draft Planning (Wales) Bill consultation

    To see RTPI Cymru's response to the Welsh Goverment's consultation and to follow how we arrived there follow the link.

  • Study into Planning Committees in Wales

    The Independent Advisory Group (IAG) produced its report "Towards a Welsh Planning Act: Ensuring the Planning System Delivers". The Report advises that "An independent body is commissioned to conduct a study of the operation of Planning Committees in Wales to determine whether there is a link between efficiency and effectiveness and committee size." Consequently Welsh Ministers invited the Royal Town Planning Institute in Wales (RTPI Cymru) to take forward the recommendation.

    The report is now available to view along with further information here.

  • A Map for Wales - Study Published

    RTPI Cymru commissioned students at Cardiff University's School of Planning Geography to undertake a study into a Map for Wales. To learn about what they discovered you can read more here.

  • Join in the fun and discover the shape of a nation

    As part of the RTPI's Centenary celebrations, RTPI Cymru has challenged its members to collectively walk (or cycle) around Wales. Read on to find out how you can join in.

  • Catch up with what went on

    The Wales Planning Conference was held in June. The presentations and reports from the day's programme can be viewed on line.

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@RTPICymru : Interesting line up of speakers at next week's event to discuss women leading in built environment @CaroleAnneDavie 03/03/2015 - 08:01

@RTPICymru : RT @CynnalCymru: Don't forget #thewaleswewant conversation continues at #FutureCymru 02/03/2015 - 11:28

@RTPICymru : Dydd Gwyl Dewi Hapus pawb - Happy St David's Day to everyone. 01/03/2015 - 12:18