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RTPI Scotland

  • Scottish Young Planners' Conference 2018

    The Changing Face of Planning: Planning Ahead

    Presentations from this year's conference are now online here.

    Thanks to all the speakers and delegates who made the day such a success.


  • RTPI Scotland and the planning review

    RTPI Scotland is working hard to influence the ongoing review of the Scottish planning system. We responded to the initial review's call for evidence, the Scottish Government's Places, People and Planning consultation, and continue to looking for solutions to make planning in Scotland even more effective. Keep up to date with the latest on the review here.

  • Future Planners Bursaries

    RTPI Scotland is pleased to announce that the Scottish Government and the universities of Heriot-Watt and Dundee will be funding £1000 bursaries for those looking to study planning at Masters level. For more information about the scheme see the RTPI Scotland blog or contact the RTPI. Contact details for the relevant universities can be found via the below link.

  • The Participatory City

    Booking is now open for the Geddes Lecture 2018.  Tessy Britton is Founding CEO of Participatory City Foundation, an organisation established to create a large citizen-led participation ecosystem in Barking and Dagenham in London. In this lecture Tessy will describe the overall ambitions and achievements of the initiative so far, as well as give more detail about the underlying models, and how the initiative aims to replicate in other cities.

RTPI Scotland

RTPI Scotland aims to support people and organisations to create great places for people across Scotland. We do this through:

  • leading thinking on how to create great places for people
  • supporting our Members to develop their skills
  • managing our knowledge and sharing it with Members and stakeholders
  • brokering dialogue and action amongst key influencers on planning issues
  • providing and demonstrating our value to Members

Latest Blog Posts



@rtpiscotland : RTPI survey shows planning absent from top table in 94% of councils in Scotland - @ScoConstructNow 21/06/2018 - 11:31

@rtpiscotland : Planning function ‘downgraded’ in overwhelming number of Scottish councils - @ScotHousingNews 21/06/2018 - 11:29

@rtpiscotland : Thanks to @Gailh67 and @RICSScotland for the invitation to their Annual dinner in Glasgow tonight. Look forward to… 21/06/2018 - 06:40

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