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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.



  • The Homes for Wales campaign brings together those who believe everyone has a right to a decent affordable home to call their own. Please add your support to the campaign to end the housing crisis and build a stronger Wales. Please join in our rally too on 4 March 2016.

  • Study published on the process for Developing Robust Housing Evidence for Local Development Plans in Wales

    RTPI Cymru commissioned the School of Planning and Geography Cardiff University to conduct a major piece of research into the Process for Developing Robust Housing Evidence for Local Development Plans in Wales.  The research was carried out in response to some uncertainty and concerns in relation to the interpretation of household projections.

  • The projects recognised in the Wales Planning Award have been announced

    From a strong list of Finalists, the Wales Planning Award 2015 was made to the regeneration of the Meritor site in Cwmbran. Read all about the project and the other Finalists and winners.

  • The latest edition of Cynllunio is now available to download

    The Winter edition of Cynllunio is full of news and features and details of the Wales Planning Award winners, as well as a round up of RTPI Cymru's year.

  • The 2016 RTPI Cymru Management Board has been confirmed

    Following invitiations for nominations in the autumn, the RTPI Cymru Management Board for 2016 was confirmed on 3 December 2015 at the Annual Review held in Colwyn Bay.

  • In preparation for the 2016 elections to the National Assembly for Wales, RTPI Cymru sets out its asks.

    Read about the ten asks which RTPI Cymru is asking of the next Welsh Government.

  • At a ceremony an official sealing ceremony held on Monday 6 July the Planning (Wales) Bill became an Act of the Assembly

    Details of the announcement can be found on the Welsh Government's website.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • RTPI Cymru's Annual Review 2015

    Read on to see our highlights from the year

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@RTPICymru : Congratulations to all Finalists in the 2016 Awards for Planning Excellence Tickets now on sale for Award Ceremony 09/02/2016 - 04:47

@RTPICymru : RT @ThePlanner_RTPI: Welsh school plan for Newport refused over flood fears. More Welsh planning news here: #Planni… 08/02/2016 - 11:56

@RTPICymru : Great to speak with @CardiffCPLAN placement students today on the RTPI APC. Good to see so much early preparation underway @RTPIPlanners 08/02/2016 - 11:20